The Organization Research Group

ORG is a reading group at UNC Chapel Hill that meets Fridays at 10:00am in 214 Manning Hall or via Zoom.

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Next meeting

Friday, March 8, 2024

Possati, L. (2023). Psychoanalyzing artificial intelligence: the case of Replika. AI & Society, 38. doi:10.1007/s00146-021-01379-7



Recent meetings

Friday, March 1, 2024

Possati, L. (2023). From Turing to Peirce. A semiotic interpretation of computation. Foundations of Science, 28. doi:10.1007/s10699-022-09878-6


Friday, February 23, 2024

Marin, L., Masschelein, J., & Simons, M. (2018). Page, text and screen in the university: Revisiting the Illich hypothesis. Educational Philosophy and Theory, 50(1), 49–60. doi:10.1080/00131857.2017.1323624

Friday, February 16, 2024

Ingold, T. (2024). On being tasked with the problem of inhabiting the page. Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective, 13(2). Retrieved from

Friday, February 9, 2024

Hayles, N. K. (2024). Detoxifying cybernetics: from homeostasis to autopoiesis and beyond. In Y. Hui (Ed.), Cybernetics for the 21st Century Vol. 1: Epistemological Reconstruction (pp. 85–99). Hanart Press.



Friday, February 2, 2024

Bergson, H. (2023). The cinematographic mechanism of thought and the mechanistic illusion. A glance at the history of systems. Real becoming and false evolutionism. In Creative Evolution (pp. 238–316). Abingdon: Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315537818