Keynote Lecture: Jonathan Sterne (McGill): Audile Scarification. Notes on Opacity and Audition

Tuesday, June 21, 6.30 pm in  010 East Pyne, free and open to the public.   Jonathan Sterne is Professor and James McGill Chair in Culture and Technology in the Department of Art History and Communication Studies at McGill University. He is author of MP3: The Meaning of a Format (Duke 2012), The Audible Past: […]

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Start Making Sense: Apply for the 2016 Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies

Start Making Sense? The Question of Interpretation under the Condition of Technology’s Ongoing Provocation Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies Princeton, NJ, June 19–26, 2016 The Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies – a collaboration between Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Internationales Kolleg für  Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie, IKKM)  and  Princeton University (German Department) – returns to Princeton in 2016 for […]

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2015 Summer School in Weimar: Call for Applications

Archive Futures: Operations, Time Objects, Collectives 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 2015 for its fifth installment. The topic will be “Archive Futures: Operations, Time Objects, Collectives”. The Summer School will take […]

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Renowned Filmmaker Harun Farocki to Discuss Recent Work June 17th at 8pm

As part of the 2014 Princeton-Weimar Media Studies Summer School, the fourth instance of this annual event that brings together graduate students from around to world for a series of intense seminars and workshops, the renowned German filmmaker Harun Farocki will screen and discuss some of his recent work. The event, which is free and open […]

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Natalie Binczek (Bochum): To Give a Lecture. With a Focus on Roland Barthes’ “The Preparation of the Novel”

In conjunction with the 2014 Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies, Natalie Binczek, Professor of Neugermanistik, insbesondere Theorie und Geschichte literarischer Kommunikation und ihrer Medien at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum and Visiting Professional Research Associate at Princeton’s German department will give a lecture on Roland Barthes’ “La Préparation du Roman.” The talk will explore how this late work by the […]

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