Seeing is Believing – Blindness metaphors and understanding

“My excellency, I could illustrate the greatest manuscript of all time for you. Since my eyes will no longer be distracted by the filth of this world.” Quote from ALIF in My Name Is Red by Ohran Pamuk “Seeing is believing”, “a lens for the world”, “visionaries”, “point of view”: The eye is a metaphor… Read More Seeing is Believing – Blindness metaphors and understanding

Fool’s Mate – Language and storytelling in games

Once upon a time two armies assembled, opposed to one another on a battlefield. The crystal army, led by a foolish king, charged their king’s guard forward without thinking of the consequences. They left their king open to attack… In “A Course On General Linguistics“(1916) Ferdinand de Saussure made comparisons between chess and language. Saussure… Read More Fool’s Mate – Language and storytelling in games