Sonic Sensibilities: /Mis/communication/s/

16 Aug 2019, 13:00-16:00R1 Reactor hall, KTH, Stockholm (Drottning Kristinas väg 51) In this mixed and postdisciplinary gathering, with listening sessions and talks by artists and researchers, we will visit the limits of communication(s) – when our technologies, ideas, languages and intentions fail us. We will among other things encounter phenomena that cannot be decoded, …

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Mini-symposium ‘Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling’: Part 2

Image: Nina Lykke, Cliffs of Fur built of algae (2017) As the Mini-Symposium Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling approaches, we continue the presentation of our speakers (see also: Part 1). Today it is our great pleasure to introduce you to our second speaker, Prof. Nina Lykke!   Bio Nina Lykke, Professor Emerita, Gender Studies, Linköping University, Sweden. …

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Mini-symposium ‘Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling’: Part 1

Image: Still from 'Dial: C-A-R-E-T-O-D-A-N-C-E  (the first encounter) II', by Katja Aglert (2017).    Dear all, As there is only nine days left till the Symposium "Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling", co-organised by The Posthumanities Hub and TEMA GENUS Higher Seminar Series at Linköping University, we've decided to provide you with a bit of sneak peek into what …

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Mini-symposium “Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling”

The Posthumanities Hub in collaboration with Tema Genus Higher Seminar Series  and The Eco- and Bioart Research Network have a pleasure to present: Mini-symposium Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling 5th April 2018 13:15 - 16:30 Linköping University Room: Faros, Tema building (Campus Valla) Speculative fiction – as an ‘umbrella term’ – refers to …

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Prof. Rosi Braidotti’s 2018 Summer School at Utrecht University (The Netherlands)

The day-to-day draft programme for Prof. Rosi Braidotti’s 2018 summer school at Utrecht University (the Netherlands) is now available online!  The 2018 summer school, titled “Posthuman Ethics, Pain and Endurance,” which will take place between the 20th-24th of August 2018 at Utrecht University, in Utrecht, the Netherlands, combines an introduction to the basic tenets of  …

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What’s Up at the Hub?

Here we  share with you news and updates on new jobs, visiting scholars at the Posthumanities Hub, various events, seminars, and workshops that are organized by the Hub or its mothership, Tema Genus (the Gender Studies at the interdisciplinary department of TEMA, at Linköping University, Sweden). News Our warmest congratulations on their great success to the amazing Marietta Radomska and Lisa Linden, both …

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Feminist posthumanities is for everybody!

Human nature is not the oxymoron we imagined it to be. In this new planetary age of the Anthropocene, defined by human-induced climatic, biological, and even geological transformations, we humans are fully in nature. And nature is fully in us. This was, of course, always the case, but it is more conspicuously so now than …

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