Over at in media res, what promises to be a great theme week has just gotten underway on the topic/question, “What are these Technological Things?”
Here is the complete schedule:
Monday, January 16, 2012 – Kristopher L. Cannon (Georgia State University) presents: Technological#Failure
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 – Kris Coffield (University of Hawaii) presents: Can the Sub-Object Speak?: Siri and the commodification of things
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 – Ravindra N. Mohabeer (Vancouver Island University) presents: Believing is Seeing: Is technology the material of futures?
Thursday, January 19, 2012 – Paul Boshears (European Graduate School) presents: Machine Love: the companionship of technology
Friday, January 20, 2012 – Benjamin Thevenin (University of Colorado, Boulder) presents: Thing Power: recognizing our reflections (or not) in our tablets
Theme week organized by Kristopher L. Cannon (Georgia State University).