Leverhulme Trust

Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowship opportunity at Lancaster University – deadline 30 October 2020

Lancaster University is inviting applications from early career researchers seeking support for their application to the Leverhulme Trust’s Early Career Fellowship scheme 2021. I am proposing to support the application of a suitable candidate with a project in the field of electronic literature / digital language art. Projects focusing on languages other than English and cross-language, cross-cultural, cross-media, and comparative … Read More

Centenary Conference: On Growth and Form 100 (D’Arcy Thompson) – Scotland, 13-15 Oct 2017

www.ongrowthandform.org/conference/ Centenary Conference ON GROWTH AND FORM 100 13-15 October 2017 University of Dundee and University of St Andrews 2017 marks 100 years since the publication of D’Arcy Thompson’s landmark book On Growth and Form – “the greatest work of prose in twentieth century science” (Stephen Jay Gould), written by the man that Richard Dawkins recently nominated as possibly “the … Read More

Love and Sex with Robots

Call for submissions – Love and Sex with Robots (LSR2017) – deadline 1 August 2017

Within the fields of Human-Computer Interaction and Human-Robot Interaction, the past few years have witnessed a strong upsurge of interest in the more personal aspects of human relationships with these artificial partners. The International Congress on Love and Sex with Robots provides an excellent opportunity for academics and industry professionals to present and discuss their innovative work and ideas in an academic symposium.

No Way Out: Theatre as a Mediatised Practice – London, 20-21 April 2017

No Way Out: Theatre as a Mediatised Practice TaPRA Performance & New Technologies Interim Event Birkbeck University of London & London South Bank University, April 20th & 21st [please scroll down for registration details] Mediatisation – the increasingly pervasive influence of new media technologies in the form of social institutions and ideological apparatuses on society, culture and consciousness since the … Read More