Retreat and Return, traditionally nostalgic
Some sort of transformation occurs from the return
Little red riding hood pastoral
Old form and it’s pushing the boundaries in the technology
What knowledge are we bringing back with us from the journey
Amazingly, I deleted the other 3.
- The pastoral has engaged with notions of retreat from and return to society. In fairytales and pastoral narratives, the wilderness has been a “dangerous” and unwelcoming realm for females. This is due to society and culture’s surveilling and policing of women. However, in my project, the retreat or journey into the wilderness returns to the lone female traveller (with the aid of a surveilling drone) a sense of freedom and transformation as a result of communion with nature. (Surveillance of nature, surveillance of property in nature) ingestible Alison Birtch
- Traditionally, women have been apprehensive about venturing on their own into the wilderness; though these feelings may or may not have spawned directly from their own fears but rather from outside impetus, i/e one’s loved ones, or even society in general. Is there a device available to ease these trepidations? (Is there a
Fluid free thing that cannot be imprisoned. Nature our nature we are natural human beings
What knowledge is gained from the retreat: Freedom? Only meant for men?
retreat and return
Technology never wholly good nor bad
Women need to be policed
The world is
Renewed sense of gender