This episode, Object Lessons Space to Heider Ismail aka Thesupersystem about posthumanism and the different turns his research project, Alam Se—Kita; an initiative that aims to redesign human-centered spaces into poly-species environments through post-human methodologies, has taken thus far.
A question that has surfaced prominently is how will we live alongside or in communion with our non-human counterparts? This relationship is often fraught and complicated, and is often centered around human perspectives. There might still be room yet to move past this —to think like trees, grow like bacteria, and move like fungi.
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