Lecture: Google’s Knowledge Graph & Future-Histories of Thought

Caster Building - Room 309 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Alexander Monea, is Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities serving jointly in George Mason's English Department and Cultural Studies Program. His current research focuses on examining computation and its attendant technological implementations and peripheral supports. In particular, his book project analyzes the history of computation through genealogies of numerical mediation, 'big' data, predictive analytics, and other points of entanglement between computation, governmentality, and/or capital. His […]

Lecture: The Ends of Medially: When Machines Start to Think

Caster Building - Room 309/310 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Luciana Parisi is Reader in Cultural and Critical Theory, Chair of the PhD Programme at the Centre for Cultural Studies, and co-director of the Digital Culture Unit, Goldsmiths University of London. Her research is a philosophical investigation of technology in culture, aesthetics and politics. She has written within the field of Media Philosophy and Computational […]