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Roundtable: Politics of Process

Discussing cuts to journal subscriptions on CBC

Fueling Culture: 101 Words for Energy and Environment

Fueling Culture 101 Words for Energy and Environment

5 Designing Media Ecology, issue 6 – The Anthropocene and Our Post-natural Futures

Rather than a consilient concept, the Anthropocene is a well debated set of narratives that speaks to myriad views about the growing tensions between Human and Nature. Scholars, activists, and artists alike are decrying the abuses of our current geological era that are leaving the planet in an increasingly disturbed state. The dual question of...

Invitation Workshop: Disconnection in the Digital Age (Södertörn University)

Disconnection workshop: a series funded by the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT). SÖDERTÖRN UNIVERSITY | STOCKHOLM December 12, 2016.  

The Fourchettes: Données et enjeux de pouvoir : quels biais pour quelles connaissances?

Bonjour à tous et toutes, Il nous fait plaisir de vous inviter au lunch-séminaire bilingue  qui se tiendra à l’UQAM, local J-1187 le mercredi 23 novembre entre 12h30 et 14h. Organisé par le collectif The Fourchettes en collaboration avec le LabCMO et laChaire de recherche UQAM sur les usages des technologies numériques et les mutations...

2017 Connections Speaker Series: Knowledge Dissemination

2017 Connections Speaker Series, University of Calgary (January 27, 2017) Connections is a monthly speaker series hosted by the Department of Communication, Media and Film at the University of Calgary, which aims to identify, foster, and explore points of overlap and convergence in faculty and graduate research. Connections also takes advantage of opportunities to bring...

Memory, Media, Power – a grad seminar at U de M

Had a great Skype talk with students at U de M in Line Grenier’s “memory, media, power” grad seminar. We discussed archives, and the article “The Archive as Dumpster.” Some key topics were: – Fidélité (reliability) and authenticity of an « archive » that is produced by everyone, policed by no one – Liberty (démocratie participative,...

Fourchettes / Bending the Rules: Developing an Agenda for Feminist Digital Research Methods

Fourchettes: Interventions in Digital Methods

CFP: LOCATION AND DISLOCATION: MAPPING GEOGRAPHIES OF GLOBAL DATA

LOCATION AND DISLOCATION: MAPPING GEOGRAPHIES OF GLOBAL DATA Information infrastructures are often described as immediate and immaterial – imaginations encoded in familiar metaphors like “wirelessness” and “the cloud.”  The advent of cloud computing, which makes it possible to process and store data at great distance from its source, would seem to epitomize these ideals. But as critical media...

Fourchettes: Interventions in Digital Methods