Whiteness as Incorporeal Hereditament

“from the vantage point of the everyday relations of slavery, enjoyment, broadly speaking, defined the parameters of racial relations, since in practice all whites were allowed a great degree of latitude in regard to uses of the enslaved… Black’s Law Dictionary defines the term ‘enjoy’ as ‘to have, possess, and use with satisfaction; to occupy […]

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Thinking Cities

The following is an excerpt from my ‘Thinking Cities’ Project ~~~ The Thinking, Conscious City “if something is built very differently to us, then however human-like its behaviour, its consciousness might be very different to ours” ~ Murray Shanahan Consciousness and cognition, self-awareness and thought. We associate such concepts with human beings (see: Antonio Damasio, […]

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