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For Those Who Deny The Reality of Fictional Characters

For Those Who Deny The Reality of Fictional Characters | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
For Those Who Deny The Reality of Fictional Characters...
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How can we be "who we are" by hiding "what we are"?

How can we be "who we are" by hiding "what we are"? | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
"There is a difference between "who you are" (the sentient being) and "what you are" (the aggregation of your physical aspects). Unfortunately, the perception of our essential self is distorted by the package we come in."
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Human, Avatar and Doll: The Conflation of Identity, Image and Story

Human, Avatar and Doll: The Conflation of Identity, Image and Story | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
"Although we "know" that the underlying humans we interact with in virtual worlds look nothing like the avatars who meet our eye, it is almost impossible to refrain from relating to them outside of a significant psychological association with their visible form."
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The Naked Truth

Comic exploring the issue of pseudonymous identity on social networks.
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a lifted pixel's comment, July 29, 2011 3:22 PM
Loved this. This hammered home what I feel is the biggest part of this whole 'identity crisis'...

GET OVER IT!

It's the internet. You do what you want, I'll do what I want.
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Botgirl vs. Human Trailer: Motion Comic Style

Very experimental motion comic including new rendering style, not-quite-perfected text balloons and a PLAY IT LOUD soundtrack. I really had fun with this one, despite missing my deadline for the actual physical world shoot.
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The Emergence and Development of Virtual Identity - Introduction

The Emergence and Development of Virtual Identity - Introduction | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
...the expression of the self through the medium of artistic materials is itself a prolonged interactive process in which both self and work acquire a form and order they did not at first possess... Gary L. Hagberg, in critical commentary of "art and ventriloquism"
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A Mini-Rant on Privacy and Identity

A Mini-Rant on Privacy and Identity | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
One of the peculiarities of the electronic environment is that people become so profoundly involved in each other that they lose that sense of private identity. Marshal McLuhan
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Identity as Mask, Filter and Window

Identity as Mask, Filter and Window | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
masks project a constructed image that hides underlying aspects of our self. filters accentuate certain dimensions of our personality while diminishing or coloring others. windows that provide a glimpse into deeper levels of our being that are usually hidden
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My Current Take on Identity (after 100+ posts on the topic)

My Current Take on Identity (after 100+ posts on the topic) | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
"How do the beliefs we hold about who and what we are
impact the way we live our lives?"
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Best of Botgirl 01: Identity

First issue of The Best of Botgirl.Posts related to avatar and human identity from Botgirl's Second Life Diary blog: http://botgirl.blogspot.com...
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Transworld Syndrome

Video comment on conversation with Lalo Telling and sororNishi on the "Transworld Syndrome', which is the tendency for those with avatar identities to maintain a consistent form across worlds such as Second Life, OpenSim, Twinity, etc.
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Botgirl vs. Dummy Comic

Botgirl vs. Dummy Comic | Virtual Identity | Scoop.it
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