Samantha Valenzuela (MX, Enschede), engineer, philosopher

Samantha Valenzuela is an engineer, writer and philosopher of technology. 

She analyzes how technology and society influence each other and reflects about it in her writings. Her research interests and personal projects revolve around the topics of education, art, design, multiculturalism, and interdisciplinary collaborations. 

For the Overkill Festival she collaborated with Aart Odding and Yoann Latzer in the research program SickLAB modding realities. With their interactive game installation The stories we tell ourselves, they reflect on the impact of fiction on reality. Samantha finds that through art and stories she can question what often is taken for granted.

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