Call for Applications: “Reveals: Seams, Scars, Thresholds, and Frames”

Call for Applications: “Reveals: Seams, Scars, Thresholds, and Frames”
Third Annual Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies
Weimar (Germany) June 15–22, 2013

The Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies – a collaboration between the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie, IKKM) and Princeton University (German Department) – returns to Weimar in 2013 for a week-long engagement with the topos “Reveals: Seams, Scars, Thresholds, and Frames.” Hosted by the International Center for Research into Cultural Technologies and Media Philosophy (IKKM) in the historic Palais Dürckheim, it will run from June 15 through June 22, 2013 and will be directed by Thomas Y. Levin (Princeton) and Bernhard Siegert (Weimar).

Besides the directors the faculty will include: Eduardo Cadava (Princeton), Brigid Doherty (Princeton), Lorenz Engell (Weimar), Ute Holl (Basel), Helga Lutz (Erfurt), and Claus Pias (Lüneburg).

The Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies invites applications from outstanding doctoral candidates in media studies and related fields such as film studies, literary studies, philosophy, art history,
architecture, sociology, politics, the history of science and visual culture.

For further information please visit: http://german.princeton.edu/ssms/