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Imagined Futures

A session at dConstruct 2012

Friday 7th September, 2012

3:00pm to 3:30pm (GMT)

“Those who don’t remember history are doomed to repeat it. Those who can’t imagine the future are doomed to fuck it up.”

Lauren Beukes explores how fiction is a model our brains run to explore other lives and possibilities, overcome issue fatigue and fire our cultural imagination.

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Lauren Beukes

Writer (aka glorified typist) of novels, including Zoo City and Moxyland, short stories, screenplays. New novel, The Shining Girls is due 2013. bio from Twitter

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Time 3:00pm3:30pm GMT

Date Fri 7th September 2012

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Official session page

2012.dconstruct.org/…rence/beukes/

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