Year: 2010

Reading Group: Globalizing Risk

Friday, November 19 | 12:00 pm | SH 2635 Please join us in taking a close look at the two forms of risk discourse central to Ulrick Beck: scienticized and commercial risk. Even as we are habituated to risk through

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Lecture: Joyce Goggin, “Wearing Shades: Credit, Futurity and the ‘Art’ of Gunther von Hagens”

Monday, October 25 | 3:30 pm | SH 2625 Please join us for the second event in our Globalizing Risk Lecture Series as we welcome Joyce Goggin, the Acting Chair of English Literature at the University of Amsterdam, where she

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Lecture: Barbara Harthorn, “Ambivalence, Uncertainty & Risk: Public Engagement with New [Nano]Technologies”

Friday,  October 22 | 12:00 pm | SH 2635 Please join us for the first event in the Globalizing Risk UCSB Faculty Lecture Series (sponsored by Transcriptions and ACGCC). We are pleased to announce our first speaker, Barbara Herr Harthorn,

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Lecture: Michael Stevenson, “‘Follow the Medium’: Digital Methods for Web Cultural Research

Friday, October 1 | 12:00 p.m. | SH 2635 | reception to follow In her exploration of the computational turn in the humanities, N. Katherine Hayles describes a serious rift between traditional and digital research practices: on one side there

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Third Annual Transcriptions Research Slam

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Film.Literature.Software

From 2008 – 2010, Transcriptions hosted several screenings of Transcriptions-related films and projects as part of an investigation into the dialogue between Film, Literature and Software. What follows is a partial list of the movies and media screened at these events.

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Collaborative Media Commons

The Collaborative Media Commons is an interdisciplinary technological, social, and production framework for academic and artistic collaboration and communication. Its aim is to explicitly break down the boundaries between intellectual and artistic work, pedagogy and practice, the academy and the

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