Re~definitions

The book of definitions for polysingular vocabulary.

  • Re~Definition of Recognition

    Recognition: from Latin re- “again” and cognoscere “know”. To know again and again, because you’ve already known before. Something can be recognized because it is familiar, a problem may be recognized ~ acknowledged, somebody may be recognized because they are already known, somebody may also be recognized for what they are. One could assume that […]

    Dmitry Paranyushkin April 2, 2016
  • Re~Definition of Commercialization

    Commerce is a word that means connecting markets together. Com – “together” + merx – “merchandise”. Finding disjointed amalgamations and merging them into functioning entities. Turning singularities into multiplicities. Closing structural gaps in networks. In this way the work of a person who commercializes is not so much different from the work of a writer […]

    Dmitry Paranyushkin July 26, 2013
  • Re~Definition of “To Act Accordingly”

    To act accordingly is to act consequently. To act accordingly is to act correspondingly. To act accordingly to the environment. To act accordingly to the situation. To act accordingly is to follow the heart.          From Latin ad- ‘to’ + cor, cord- ‘heart’. […] What does the situation demand? What is the […]

    Dmitry Paranyushkin July 20, 2013
  • Everyone is A~Kin or the Extended Self

    One thing leads to the next     and then we’re all connected. You’ve just been thinking of me. I felt it and I am writing this to you. I am you and you are me.   // a conversation started with one person // continues with somebody else. The self extends into space, enters the flesh […]

    Dmitry Paranyushkin July 13, 2013