Borgfest gets a nice mention in the Irish Times!

Borgfest gets a nice mention in the Irish Times!

“It took many identity crises to accept that I was part- cyborg.” — Louise Bruton, and her amazing, empowering prosthetic leg, Priscilla.

”I brought Priscilla on a road trip across the US last month, and she was invited to an event in Austin, Texas, by Richard MacKinnon, the co-creator of BorgFest. BorgFest celebrates human augmentation, enhancement, body modification and wearable technology. The use of the word cyborg is a little bit daunting, but when you consider that a prosthesis can open up a whole new world of possibilities, it feels less like a disability and becomes more empowering.”

 

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