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The Comatose, The Cadaver & The Chimera: Avatars Have No Organs

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dc.contributor.author Stelarc
dc.date.accessioned 2015-10-09T23:20:40Z
dc.date.available 2015-10-09T23:20:40Z
dc.date.copyright 2009 en_US
dc.date.issued 2009-10-09
dc.identifier.citation Stelarc. "The Comatose, The Cadaver & The Chimera: Avatars Have No Organs." Pacific Centre for Technology and Culture, Victoria, B.C. 9 October 2009. Presentation. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://pactac.net/2009/10/the-comatose-the-cadaver-the-chimera-avatars-have-no-organs/
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1828/6758
dc.description.abstract Stelarc is a world renowned Australian-based performance artist whose work explores and extends the concept of the body and its relationship with technology. He has performed with a third hand, a virtual arm. a virtual body and a stomach sculpture. Recently he has had an ear surgically constructed on his arm. Stelarc discusses his work made by employing medical instruments, prosthetics, robotics, VR systems, the internet, and biotechnology. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship SSHRC Image, Text, Sound and Technology Summer Institute, Workshop and Conference Grant – Critical Digital Studies Workshop en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Pacific Centre for Technology and Culture en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Critical Digital Studies Workshops en_US
dc.rights Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.5 Canada *
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/ca/ *
dc.subject avatars en_US
dc.subject comatose en_US
dc.subject cadaver en_US
dc.subject chimera en_US
dc.subject theories of the body en_US
dc.subject prosthetics en_US
dc.subject flesh en_US
dc.subject virtual bodies en_US
dc.title The Comatose, The Cadaver & The Chimera: Avatars Have No Organs en_US
dc.type Video en_US
dc.description.scholarlevel Faculty en_US
dc.description.reviewstatus Unreviewed en_US


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