CFP: Annual MeCCSA Conference 2016: Communities

Theme: Communities Deadline for proposals: 8 September 2015 We are pleased to invite you to submit abstracts, panel proposals and posters for the next Annual MeCCSA Conference, to be held 6-8 January 2016 at the School of Media, Art and Design, Canterbury Christ Church University. The theme of the MeCCSA 2016 is ‘Communities’. We invite…

CFP: ANTHROPOCENE CURRICULUM Campus: The Technosphere Issue

The second edition of the Anthropocene Campus to be held from April 15 to 23, 2016 at Haus der Kulturen der Welt (HKW) in Berlin will shed light on the technosphere, taking up the challenge of describing, understanding, and more consciously shaping the dynamic sphere wherein geological forces confront the forces of humanity, technology, culture,…

“Me­dia de­ter­mi­ne our si­tua­ti­on.”

The Terms of Media Conference, 17.06.2015 – 19.06.2015 “Me­dia de­ter­mi­ne our si­tua­ti­on,” Fried­rich Kitt­ler in­fa­mous­ly wro­te in his in­tro­duc­tion to Gra­mo­pho­ne, Film, Ty­pewri­ter. Alt­hough this dic­tum is cer­tain­ly ex­tre­me – and me­dia ar­chaeo­lo­gy has been cri­ti­qued for being over­ly dra­ma­tic and fo­cu­sed on tech­no­lo­gi­cal de­ve­lop­ments – it pro­pels us to keep thin­king about me­dia as…

Cultures of High-Frequency Trading and their Regulations

Part two of the international workshop series “Investigating High-Frequency Trading: Cultural, Social and Anthropological Perspectives” The international workshop series “Investigating High-Frequency Trading: Cultural, Social and Anthropological Perspectives” brings together for the first time internationally renowned experts on High Frequency Trading (HFT) from the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies. The participants are Karin Knorr Cetina…

CFP Web Dokumentationen

Es werden Beiträge für ein Augenblick-Themenheft zum Thema „Die Herstellung von Evidenz oder: Zum Phänomen interaktiver Web Dokumentationen“ gesucht. Das Themenheft wird herausgegeben von Oliver Fahle, Bochum, Beate Ochsner, Konstanz, sowie Anna Wiehl, Bayreuth und erscheint Anfang 2016. Mehr Informationen hier.