The Blind & Deaf Highway Woman

Undine Sellbach, Stephen Loo

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    Abstract

    Using the conventions of a script, this chapter is a piece of speculative ethology that draws on a 1930s account of the life world of a tick by the biologist Jakob von Uexküll. It is a critical retelling of science which draws on the performative dimension and embodied participation of writing, utterance and gesture that both re-engages our forgotten instinctual relations to invertebrates, and allows an imaginative ‘feeling-for’ these small creatures of instinct.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationThe Creative Critic
    Subtitle of host publicationWriting as/about Practice
    EditorsKatja Hilevaara, Emily Orley
    Place of PublicationLondon
    PublisherTaylor & Francis
    Chapter14
    Pages123-128
    Number of pages6
    Edition1st
    ISBN (Electronic)9781317200147
    ISBN (Print)9781138674820
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 4 Apr 2018

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