Categories
Alien Anthropology

Creativity, Nature and Our Global Disconnect

What is the aggregate consequence of so (very) many people spending most of their lives in concrete and glass labyrinths, bound. Where (almost) all stimulus and perception is normalised, by regularity, uniformity, aspiration to control through linear precedent, by axiomatic illumination of certainty (such as it is) and knowledge, there is little room for the authentic creativity that – ironically – such a tightly-monitored and rapidly-evolving technological mechanism requires to continuously renew itself.

These disconnects between nature and the world we have built upon it are rapidly growing. Psychological, ideological and economic cocoons have become in many contexts and minds almost entirely (and falsely) separated from the source of sustenance, energy and information upon which they foundationally depend. It is a strange world in which this child of Global civilisation forgets after a long-slow and painful semiotic, cognitive parturition that its mother was the source of all life and meaning.

Context: CREATIVITY AND THE NATURAL OUTDOORS

1 reply on “Creativity, Nature and Our Global Disconnect”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.