Devereaux, Emile (2011) Accessing the Otherworld Through Pervasive Media. In: Rewire 2011: Fourth International Conference on the histories of Media Art, Science and Technology, 2011-09-28.Full text not available from this repository.
This paper locates Plato's form of dialectic within and alongside media narratives in interactive media and pervasive games. Unlike immersive media experiences or other spectacles separate from the everyday, this access to a perceived authenticity is generated through a play of ideas similar to Plato's dialectic, described by Hans-Georg Gadamer as necessarily in opposition to sense experience and linked with the formation of logic in the Greeks.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Rewire 2011: Fourth International Conference on the histories of Media Art, Science and Technology|
|Subjects:||N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts|
|Deposited On:||20 Jan 2012 11:19|
|Last Modified:||29 Apr 2016 00:02|
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