The Kelp Congress, Lofoten International Art Festival (LIAF), Norway

Digermulen, photo:Janna Holmstedt We are here! Cecilia Åsberg, Marietta Radomska and Janna Holmstedt are taking part in three different research strands in various locations in Lofoten, 16-20 Sep, called Coast, Line (navigated by Futurefarmers), Kelp Diagram Collective (navigated by Sabine Popp) and Kelp Curing (navigated by Sarah Blissett). These will be followed by a three-day …

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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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Open Humanities Lab Symposium: New Humanities & the Anthropocene (14-15 May)

Welcome to the Open Humanities Lab Symposium: New Humanities & the Anthropocene, taking place on 14th & 15th May at Openlab, Stockholm. In order to register for the event, please send an email to: the.posthumanities.hub[at]gmail.com New Humanities & the Anthropocene (Uncertainty, response-ability and humankind) Now, the environment is in us, and we humans are fully …

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The Second International Symposium “Eco/Decolonial Arts: Re-imagining Futures”, 28 August at Konstfack, Stockholm, SE

The International Network for ECOcritical and DECOlonial Research in collaboration with The Posthumanities Hub and with a generous support by Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts, and Design present: The Second International Symposium Eco/Decolonial Arts: Re-imagining Futures 28th August 2018, 10:15 – 18:00 Venue: Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts, and Design, Stockholm (room: MANDELGREN) As the current …

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SYMPOSIUM: Deterritorialising the Future

Deterritorialising the Future: A symposium on heritage in, of and after the Anthropocene 14th September 2018, 9:30 - 17:30 Senate House London UK What does it mean to conserve, collect, curate or interpret ‘the past’ in the shadow of the Anthropocene? How might we reimagine issues of care, vulnerability, diversity and inheritance in this new geological/conceptual framework? Drawing on current …

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Mini-symposium ‘Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling’: Part 4 (and last)

Image: Marietta Radomska, Archives of Lichenology  (2017) There are only three 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, and thus, we continue to provide you with some sneak peeks into what you'll be able to fully enjoy on 5th April …

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Mini-symposium ‘Becoming with Alien Encounters and Speculative Storytelling’: Part 3

Image source: Chuck Tingle’s Complete Guide to the Void (2017) Dear all, There are only a few 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 also continue to provide you with some sneak peeks into what you'll be able to …

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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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