Home

Lefebvre (1991:88) quoting Apollinaire

“O people that I know

It is enough for me to hear the noise of their footsteps

To be forever able to indicate the direction they have taken.”

A rhythmanalysis of GPS tracking of reindeer might reveal the different temporalities of actors, weather, reindeer, seasons, Sami lives, lichen growth, forestry industries, government agencies, laws, rocks, tree growth, snow thawing. This quote suggests that the footsteps form a sort of proximity through sound, the noise of footsteps indicates presence and direction.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s