From the Archive: little death productions – 2007′s Mercury Fur, at Theatreworks

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Mercury Fur, by Philip Ridley. Directed by Ben Packer, at Theatreworks St Kilda (September 2007). Science Fiction (SF) and theatre may, on the surface, appear to share little with one another. There isn’t a more unlikely binary than nano-tech and … Continue reading

Modernity & the Breaking of Expectation in Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey

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‘The project of modernity formulated in the 18th century by the philosophers of the Enlightenment consisted in their efforts to develop objective science, universal morality and law, and autonomous art according to their inner logic. At the same time, this … Continue reading