“The Last Days of Reality”

Over the last half of 2017 I wrote an 8000-word article for Meanjin about the confluence of social media, profiling, artificial intelligence and augmented reality. “The Last Days of Reality” represents some of my most considered thinking about the strengths and weaknesses of our most modern and still emerging technologies. Is this the world we want? How much choice do we have? Can we change the shape of our social future?

Read the article here.

Find my extensive notes and references here.