Limitless: The Limits of Biohacking

August 22, 2016 9:00 am0 comments
Limitless: The Limits of Biohacking

The new CBS series Limitless, an adaptation of the 2011 film of the same name is a an unabashed forerunner of the pill popping bio hacking lifestyle of the new millennium. An episodic crime solving backdrop is used to convey how much better a person can perform in life enhanced […]

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The National Wedding Show will be popular

July 22, 2016 1:18 pm1 comment
The National Wedding Show will be popular

It is the time of year when the designers of wedding dresses turn out to show off their latest creations to the industry and to potential brides alike. Indeed, the National Wedding Show at London’s Olympia is among the most popular destinations in the UK for discerning brides and grooms […]

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Room by Emma Donoghue and the trauma culture

June 29, 2016 2:54 pm0 comments
Room by Emma Donoghue and the trauma culture

Trauma, as Ann Cvetkovich states in her essay An Archive of feelings is the ‘subject of a discourse that has a history’. In fact, in the nineteenth century trauma referred to a physical wound and become later on in the century associated to mental and physic distress. Thanks to the […]

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“No pressure” is our way – Interview with JE from German psychedelic spacerock band Black Space Riders

May 17, 2016 7:53 pm0 comments
“No pressure” is our way – Interview with JE from German psychedelic spacerock band Black Space Riders

I spoke with JE, member of a new wave of heavy psychedelic spacerock band Black Space Riders from Germany. They released this year intriguing album “Refugeeum” and brand new EP “Beyond Refugeeum”. Peter Balkus: Your band Black Space Riders is based in Germany. Please tell us more about how the […]

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