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Cultural Deconstruction Collective

The CDC is a mailing list for the analysis and rescue of human culture. It is formed in anticipation of the first Interplanetary Festival at the Santa Fe Institute.

The CDC holds that computer power can deconstruct, and rebuild, how we understand our past and future. Participants can expect to discover new sources, techniques, and theories to study and enrich the evolution of our species.

Discussion may include, but is not limited to:

cultural archives from any period of human or pre-human history,

announcement of preprints, posts, and papers on the quantitative analysis of culture,

theories and philosophy of cultural change,

applications of machine learning and artifical intelligence to culture,

the deep history, and future, of humankind,

threats to human flourishing from technology,



interventions in support of cultural survival, online or off.

Bring tent.

CDC is an unmoderated list with open archives and no leader, spokesperson, or ombuds. The CDC has no official affiliation with anything. List norms: / content licensed under Creative Commons CC-BY

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