The Child Is the Father to the Man ..
The Child is the Father to the Man
We created the Mirrorshades Conference on the WELL from ashes of the old cyberpunk conference, recognizing that the term cyberpunk and the fringe technophiliac trends it had come to represent were products of a cultural adolescence that would quickly cycle out. But just as the child is the father to the man, the nascent proclivities of an emerging culture are never lost, but are inherent in its memetic structure. Cyberpunk will always be relevant as one root from which a mainstream digital culture has grown. //
That's why the child is the father to the man
"We are Freudians and our feeling is that Freud is a great genius who contributed incredibly valuable things both to our science and to civilization," Nemiroff said. "Freud made great discoveries about the importance of childhood to the life cycle; there is the phrase, 'The child is the father to the man' in that childhood determines to a great deal how we are as adults.