Ecce techno, or, suiting the biomechanical platform: immersion and contemporary embodiment

Anne Cranny-Francis

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Abstract

This article examines what happens in the experience of embodiment when a person is immersed or clad in technologies designed to redefine the edges and to extend the communicative capabilities of each individual body. The article also analyses how multisensory communications technology is currently challenging contemporary definitions of gender, community and technology.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)156-169
Number of pages14
JournalVisual Communication
Volume6
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007

Keywords

  • technologyembodiment
  • communication technology
  • embodiment
  • immersion

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