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Original article (peer-reviewed)

Journal NECSUS_European Journal of Media Studies
Volume (Issue) 9(1)
Page(s) 237 - 257
Title of proceedings NECSUS_European Journal of Media Studies
DOI 10.25969/mediarep/14309

Open Access

URL https://mediarep.org/handle/doc/15278
Type of Open Access Repository (Green Open Access)

Abstract

In order to understand artificial intelligence an approach called critical re-modelling operating within commonist media practice might be useful. Critical re-modelling builds on media archaeology, cognitive mapping, countervisuality, and critical theory; while commonist media practise is framed as a cyborgian approach à la Donna Haraway, critically inquiring and applying computational models. Selected works of art by Rybn, Algolit, and Tactical Tech provide concrete examples of critical re-modelling. The article concludes by arguing that the wider educational implications in humanities-driven scholarship of media cultures need to be reconsidered, in case commonist media practice seriously want to participate in the coming societal transformations of this decade.
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