"What do facial features means in an age where face transplants are possible and new eye/hair color can be bought at the pharmacy?
What does your name mean when you can change it whenever you want?
Do you really have a home address?
Identity is not defined by a set of factors that specify an individual's physical manifestation but the influences which determine their mindset.
A matrix of locations identifies the individual inasmuch as we understand the peculiarities of the locations listed. The relationship between five slots and the qualities of the specific entries do not define the identity of the card holder, but create a field of relative identity.
New York today, Graz tomorrow, just want to relax in Oaxaca.
Where have you been?
Where are you now?
Where are you going?
Where did you begin?
Where do you wish you were?
Global identity is derived from a glimpse of our movement through time. Answering the five questions on this card tells one who you are now and who you may be tomorrow."(bobboyer.com | Rethinking Global Identity)
Saturday, March 06, 2004