metaphors?
                              sexy?
                           what the hell?

Thursday, 7 October 2010
Well, what we mean is...




           metaphors are sexy
            as well as analogies and similes

                 ...
You know how they work




          A B    ‘Blimey, I’m seeing A in a whole new light.’

Thursday, 7 October 2010
we’ve been using
                       them forever

Thursday, 7 October 2010
This is a famous one - can you guess it?

Thursday, 7 October 2010
“Juliette is the Sun”
          ~ William Shakespeare
Thursday, 7 October 2010
Now metaphors have their very own event:




Thursday, 7 October 2010
It’s all part of




                           And for good-ish reason...
Thursday, 7 October 2010
In the Internet age, metaphor is vital
      Change is constant, influences are entangled
      Everything is analogous to ...
On November 9th at 7pm in The Slaughtered
       Lamb pub, which naturally has a BAR...

       ...ten smart thinkers will...
“it’s not possible”
                           ~ Critic




Thursday, 7 October 2010
“it is possible, look...”
             ~ Smart-arse organisers




Thursday, 7 October 2010
digital
       technology


                           Digital technology is like magic. There’s your
                    ...
experience
         design


                              Experience design is seduction. Be a tease, get
               ...
video
                  games


                           Think of games as TV shows. There are series
                  ...
basically,
      looking at thing X
      through the lens of thing Y
      + beer

Thursday, 7 October 2010
we (literally) hope
                  you will come

Thursday, 7 October 2010
7pm sharp on November 9th
                           RSVP at the bottom of the page




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  1. 1. metaphors? sexy? what the hell? Thursday, 7 October 2010
  2. 2. Well, what we mean is... metaphors are sexy as well as analogies and similes useful, thought-provoking, fun Thursday, 7 October 2010
  3. 3. You know how they work A B ‘Blimey, I’m seeing A in a whole new light.’ Thursday, 7 October 2010
  4. 4. we’ve been using them forever Thursday, 7 October 2010
  5. 5. This is a famous one - can you guess it? Thursday, 7 October 2010
  6. 6. “Juliette is the Sun” ~ William Shakespeare Thursday, 7 October 2010
  7. 7. Now metaphors have their very own event: Thursday, 7 October 2010
  8. 8. It’s all part of And for good-ish reason... Thursday, 7 October 2010
  9. 9. In the Internet age, metaphor is vital Change is constant, influences are entangled Everything is analogous to everything else It’s a big bowl of metaphor soup* This is an event for people that like to eat metaphor soup (have their perspective changed) *Yup, that’s one too Thursday, 7 October 2010
  10. 10. On November 9th at 7pm in The Slaughtered Lamb pub, which naturally has a BAR... ...ten smart thinkers will each take something you think you know and show it to you in a brand new light... ...all via the chin-stroking medium of metaphor. Thursday, 7 October 2010
  11. 11. “it’s not possible” ~ Critic Thursday, 7 October 2010
  12. 12. “it is possible, look...” ~ Smart-arse organisers Thursday, 7 October 2010
  13. 13. digital technology Digital technology is like magic. There’s your David Copperfield sensationalism and there’s street magic’s slight of hand. It’s like this... Iain Tait http://www.psfk.com/2008/05/iain-tait-on-magic-and-technology.html Thursday, 7 October 2010
  14. 14. experience design Experience design is seduction. Be a tease, get people to first base, learn the art of seductive conversation. I’ll explain... Stephen Anderson http://www.slideshare.net/stephenpa/the-art-science-of-seductive-interactions Thursday, 7 October 2010
  15. 15. video games Think of games as TV shows. There are series (isolated snacks) and serials (where decisions have consequences). Here’s why I prefer serials... Duncan Gough http://www.slideshare.net/suttree/lets-play-a-game-of-kes-playful-09 Thursday, 7 October 2010
  16. 16. basically, looking at thing X through the lens of thing Y + beer Thursday, 7 October 2010
  17. 17. we (literally) hope you will come Thursday, 7 October 2010
  18. 18. 7pm sharp on November 9th RSVP at the bottom of the page Thursday, 7 October 2010
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