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What are the Digital Posthumanities?

Living Books About Life Project

(This is the text of a talk first given as a keynote lecture at the DigitalHumanities@Leuven conference, University of Leuven, September 18-20. The programme for the conference is available here. More details about Digital Humanities at Leuven are available here.) In the spirit of the EPublishing/ELearning theme of the day, this talk will begin by…

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Platform politics: new issue of Culture Machine


CULTURE MACHINE 14 (2013) PLATFORM POLITICS edited by Joss Hands, Greg Elmer and Ganaele Langlois Given the recent revelations about the collection of private data from Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Skype, and YouTube by the NSA and GCHQ as well as the current debate over Twitter trolls, it seems important to consider how digital…

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PhD studentship in digital media, Coventry University


Coventry School of Art and Design (CSAD) carries out research which is world leading, as verified by the 2008 RAE in which the majority of our work in Media and Communication, Design and Visual Arts, Industrial Design, and Performing Arts, was rated internationally excellent. Opportunities are available to work in this vibrant and creative environment…

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OHP Feedback blog – call for participation


This is to announce the full operation of Feedback, a theory-driven Humanities weblog publication under the auspices of Open Humanities Press (, and to solicit active participation in its readership and contents. The publication arises as part of a dual effort to:render the insights and bearings of contemporary critical theory disposable to current rapid-fire transformations…

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Preparing the Artist of Tomorrow


Teachers’ Academy, ELIA (European League of Institutes of the Arts), Utrecht and Amsterdam, 24-26th June 2013. Jonathan will be presenting at the Teachers’ Academy over in the Netherlands next week. This session will be a continuation of his collaboration with John Casey, Open Education Project Manager at University of the Arts London. Reimagining the Art…

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