Our agency comes from our understanding of the world and the objects around us. We don't feel that we lose agency because we can't fly. We understand that we are bound to a set of physical rules that define the nature of our world. In the same way, we gain agency over machines when we understand what precise technology is doing and how is it doing it.
In this post, I explore how the perception of time is related to the projects of society that have emerged over time. Thus, how traditional, modern and uncertain societies relate to the concepts of past, present and future.