This course examines different conceptualizations of the image in the context of historical transformations of the arts. This year’s edition will focus on critical theories of representation and visibility, including not only art and media theory but also in philosophy, feminist theory and postcolonial studies.
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SUMMER SCHOOL 2018: THE CYBERNETIC ADVERTISING AGENCY West Summer School for Art and Activism in the Algorithmic Attention Economy 13.08.2018 – 18.08.2018 As a follow-up to the ‘Winter School of Discontent’, West is pleased to invite you to a new Summer School program for 2018, the Cybernetic Advertising Agency! The course will be led by Shailoh Phillips […]
In four plenary sessions scholars such as William Uricchio, Henry Jenkins, Lisa Parks, Vicky Mayer, Amanda Lotz, Erkki Huhtamo, Jussi Parikka, Jennifer Holt, Lynn Spiegel, and Roberta Pearson will address topics such as datafication, changing media infrastructures, public values, participatory empowerment, and niche strategies in conversation with discussants from VPRO, Mediawijzer, EYE Filminstitute Netherlands, Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (Beeld en Geluid), and the European Broadcasting Union.
Joe van der Eerden | University of Amsterdam
According to the National Institute of Mental Health, approximately 6.7% of adults in the United States suffered from a major depressive episode in 2014. The goal of this research will be to argue that this prevalence of depression should be understood as a function of the operation of contemporary knowledge about depression, and of the normative forces that underlie, and arise from, this knowledge.
Shekoufeh Behbehani | University of Amsterdam
The 1979 Iranian Revolution was exceptional as it led to the establishment of a modern Shi’a theocracy in Iran. After the establishment of the new regime, Iranianized Shi’a fiqh, jurisprudence, became the main source for Iran’s constitution and criminal law, leading to radical changes in Iran’s law.
- Human Taxonomies: Knowing, Counting and Ordering the Spanish Americas (1790-1804) October 17, 2018
- Elvis lives in Amsterdam. Manifestations of the imaginary musician October 11, 2018
- Transmission in Motion Seminar 2018-19 October 10, 2018
- Urban Crisis-Scapes: On Walks and Ruins October 4, 2018
- Marsyas to Madonna. The construction of the musician as figure and type September 28, 2018