What if this present were the world's last night? Simultaneity and Interval in the Temporal Museum

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Abstract

The thing which joins us with, and separates us from, objects and the material world might appear to be space. But our relationship to the physical environment is nowhere near so simple. Our experiences and our interpretations of those experiences have about them a temporal quality. The raw physicality of the material world, when encountered by sentient minds, is not just a landscape, but a timescape: a describable, relativistic context generated by unique phenomenological encounters and the environment in which those encounters occur. Timescapes, spontaneous and fleeting as they are, will form the basis for this paper.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTranstechnology Research
Subtitle of host publicationO/A Papers
Volume4
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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What if this present were the world's last night? Simultaneity and Interval in the Temporal Museum. / Walklate, Jennifer.

Transtechnology Research: O/A Papers. Vol. 4 2015.

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