∂ part of node [[normanchella]]
- A person on twitter.
- norman: international studies -> japanese -> fintech -> podcasts and polymathic studies.
dream project is a polymath club: https://twitter.com/NormanChella/status/1319216375240404997
- cares about polymathy studies more than about the credentials of being a polymath. there is no end goal; it is an activity, a work in progress.
- current society forces you to stay in a track of specialization.
- "polymaths in progress": a manifesto for this attitude.
- polymaths helping each other with an overlapping
- topic: amateurism, can it sometimes be disrepect towards a discipline?
- polymathy is a state of being. In that state, there is only a state of connection.
- expert == a miner
- polymath == depth + breadth + integration. A polymath pursues a mission: there are no disciplines, there are other connections. This is a spectrum, though.
- social networks are user content plus an algorithm
- twitter: more than one network. many.
- norman: "when I go into twitter, I want to be <blank>". I have an intention.
- but then I might get triggered by something. the algorithm seems to work 70% well, sometimes I also do not respect my own intentions.
- increasing polarization -> algorithms