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Telepathy: Alphabetic Consciousness and the Age of Cyborg Illiteracy

But I would like to talk about cyberspace without talking about it. The means by which I will do this is by finding an analogous moment in history when culture found itself in possession of an equally new and revolutionary cybernetic technology. Do we have any analogs for this sort of massive cultural revolution initiated by the invention of a new cybernetic technology for telepathy, for getting thoughts from one mind to another?