Freedom in Public Spaces

This text was originally written for the Introduction to Philosophy (PHL102) subject. Last year’s Toronto Pride was blistered by a unique demonstration of grief and despair, a silent shout of the black community reaching for their rights. Public interpretation of the act varied from hijacking and disrespect (Levy) to praising and consonance (Petrow), followed by […]

Split Opening Sequence

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business course. Born in 1988, in a rural village located on the countryside of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, running down the farms and hills, I clearly remember landline telephony being such big news. Before the internet era, living in a small town up by […]

On Interactivity and its Power

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business course. Born in 1988, in a rural village located on the countryside of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, running down the farms and hills, I clearly remember landline telephony being such big news. Before the internet era, living in a small town up by… Continue reading On Interactivity and its Power

A Clash of Minorities

This text was originally written for the Introduction to Philosophy (PHL102) subject. Last year’s Toronto Pride was blistered by a unique demonstration of grief and despair, a silent shout of the black community reaching for their rights. Public interpretation of the act varied from hijacking and disrespect (Levy) to praising and consonance (Petrow), followed by… Continue reading A Clash of Minorities