This is a review of Leila Johnston's residency at the Rambert Dance company from October 2015 - 2016 and the report she produced as a result. It looks at the value Leila brought by engaging the company with her critical perspectives about tech culture, as much as by introducing the dancers to 'tools'.
Recent MRI research shows there is no such thing as a 'male' or 'female' brain. Brains cannot be divided into gender based categories. Some features of the brain are more common in men and some in women. Hardly ever is a human brain exclusively male or female. This research challenged how society divided people into categories and how it justifies treating male and females differently. What makes us feel male/female? Is it innate or imposed. Are we all simply just Human?
a sense of exhaustion and decathecting that occurs when a pornographic image no longer 'works' or when a half-read novel is picked up again - there's a sense of distaste, defeat. the word was coined...
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