Matter from meaning (Extending the BabelFish)

This has something to do with the work I carried out in Learning Futures… I’m struggling to find a position on Edwards Posthumanism relationship with Life Long Learning. If I see Posthumanism as a critique of humanism (in all its colours), what specific relation has Posthumanism with Life Long Learning? Don’t we need to bottom [...]

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Edwards (separation of matter from meaning)

“A separation of matter from meaning, the object from the subject” “Distinction made by Latour between matters of fact/objects and matters of concern/things” (Edwards, 2010, The end of lifelong learning) This is a problematic (and/or uncomfortable) paper… Surely “a thing, a gathering around a matter of concern” (Edwards, 2010) inherently produces ‘concern’? Asking the question, [...]

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