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PhD student in Digital Culture. These are personal and work-related notes. More structured nonsense elsewhere (or unstructed at Swedish site Rodeo.net/LisaJon).

explore-blog:

A writer is someone who pays attention to the world — a writer is a professional observer.

Susan Sontag on writing and the purpose of literature – a fantastic rare interview courtesy of the 92nd Street Y. Transcript and highlights here.

(Note how similar the above definition is to what a scientist is – a beautiful symmetry.)

Damon <3

malformalady:

Anterior segment of the right eye filled with refractile yellow crystals in the treatment if retinoblastoma.

malformalady:

Anterior segment of the right eye filled with refractile yellow crystals in the treatment if retinoblastoma.

(via ifeeltheglow)

The End Is Not Near

the-feature:

Thanks to science, most of us accept the deep past — so why are our imagined futures so shallow?

So much yes on this one. “Futurism” is driving me nuts. 

(via elmerseason)