The Rio de Janeiro tangent that took me away from my bathroom last week continues to bear strange tangential fruit. Here’s a micro-ode to protectionism at its most personal level; a simple poem about the reflexes of basic security invoked by a social system of enormous disparity that encloses, defines, constrains, and ultimately delineates the experience of any organisms embedded within it.

 

after entering my password twice, logging on,
and transferring thru secure https some
funds, I lock the computer down, and
set the motion alarm which trills 3 times

SUN BLOCK BLOCKS THE SUN

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Navigation note: I went to Rio for FILE thanks to a travel grant from CALQ. This poem is one result.

Dissect it : SOURCE CODE + videos + sound (23.4 mb) or just the Flash 9 SOURCE CODE ( Code note: Exactly same code as Rio Encounter. )

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Soundtrack is guitar harmonics: filtered thru resonators and ping-pong delay, the source code for the Ableton file is included in the downloads.

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Posted on March 8th, 2008 | filed under Uncategorized |

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