Writer Joanne McNeil interrogates technology through the appearance of hoaxes, spoofing and fear, and where this address our reliance upon our devices. What is authentic in our experiences online, and how does the internet allow for inauthenticity and deception?
A mini-conference inside FutureEverything 2015, hosted and guest curated by artist and designer Tobias Revell, and FutureEverything’s Natalie Kane, Haunted Machines reflected on the narratives of magic and hauntings pervading our relationship with technology and began to analyse why these narratives exist, what they mean and what they do.
FutureEverything 20th Anniversary Festival: 25-28 February 2015
Manchester Town Hall