Evolution of the Human Microphone. The Anthropology of Occupy Wall Street

If you haven’t heard about human microphones: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_microphone

And here’s an article on how such communication methods are leading to ‘transvidulism’ among other things. It’s definitely worth a read if only to prove how these occupations are fertile grounds for anthropologists. There is also a nice bit about how the human brain is essentially organised much like the occupation movement.

http://networkologies.wordpress.com/2011/11/27/a-mutation-of-the-human-mic-as-a-radical-new-type-of-political-subjectivity/

 

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