The Gift

A Design fiction


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Concept
Though formalized policing activities may be removed in the future, policing can evolve into other forms. Cyber-enhancement becomes a new way of control. Chinese migrant workers is a vulnerable group and willingly to join Cyborg Delivery Service’s free eye implantation project. The division and line between human bodies and machines becomes more and more opaque: migrant workers’ colonized bodies are becoming new sites to situate policing and surveillance.

Keywords
Classification system, cyborg migrant workers, evolving policing, bodily resistance, body colonialization

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