Millón de Monos

Weblog de Manuel Aristarán


Citan a Jaron Lanier en este post de Rhizome:

[…] sites like Facebook are nice if you’re over 25 and have a social history to mine, if you’re 15 then Facebook functions more like a continuous performance space where teens must constantly reinforce a superficial identity and navigate immature group dynamics, leaving no time for the introspection, self-cultivation, and self-invention (or reinvention) needed to become a real adult. Lanier posed the question if Robert Zimmerman had a Facebook profile, would he have internalized Woodie Guthrie, moved to Greenwich Village and renamed himself Bob Dylan? Probably not, he says, as everyone would know or find out he’s that Zimmerman guy from Michigan