Another entry in the category of “Great stuff other people have done”.
Sometimes a comic can be useful for expressing a certain point. This comic from the people behind phdcomics.com adds a bit of humor to the investigation of:
Art vs. Research
…or maybe, as I suggest on this blog, it is rather art and research.. (a point which the comic does not seem to disagree with).
On this latest version of The Contemporary Society circle a few extra concepts has been added, and the first two textual descriptions of the society concepts are flaring away from the boundary of the circle.
The idea is to illustrate – and build in to the research-‘form’ – that no concept (outside the circle) can be identical with the object it identifies (inside the circle/the totality of society as a whole).