Myth of the Steersman

This week, Robert Reid covered the latest CML project, Myth of the Steersman, in The Record:

UW prof wins award for project probing the mystery of Tom Thomson’s canoe.”

What the portage image above doesn’t illustrate is the project’s relationship to “Dreadmill” and “Cycle of Dread,” completing a “triathlon” (yes, a very Canadian triathlon) of work about technology and embodiment. Yes, the word “steersman” is translated as kybernetes in Greek, which is where we get the word cyber. Explore this idea and others on the steersman site: .