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Chamada de Artigos Artefilosofia n.25 / Dossiê: Vilém Flusser, Walter Benjamin – as ambiguidades da técnica

Artefilosofia Walter Benjamin reflete, em diversos momentos de sua obra, sobre a questão da técnica e temas correlatos, tais como o trabalho como mediador entre o ser humano e a natureza, realizando sua crítica ao progresso. Ele afirma: “Para que falar de progresso a um mundo que afunda na rigidez cadavérica? (…) Deve-se fundar o … Continue reading

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Frank Popper, Spirit Rector of Kinetic Art, is celebrating his 100th birthday

(via Roger Malina) Like Vilém Flusser, two years younger, Frank Popper comes from the city of Kafka, Dvořák, the Golem, over whose Moldau bridge the philosophers and Kabbalists moved, entangled in infinite fluency. Frank’s parents had a “seat” in the Old New Synagogue. His early Judaism was connected with the idea that he would be … Continue reading

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NECSUS Autumn 2018_#Mapping – call for submissions

  https://necsus-ejms.org/necsus-autumn-2018_mapping-call-submissions/ Abstract: 04/15/2018 Categories: Comparative, Digital Humanities, Genre & Form, Drama, Narratology, Interdisciplinary, Aesthetics, Cultural Studies, Film, TV, & Media, Popular Culture, Literary Theory Location: Amsterdam Organization: NECSUS – European Journal of Media Studies Guest edited by Giorgio Avezzù (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore), Teresa Castro (Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3 / IRCAV), … Continue reading

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BALANCE-UnBALaNCe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          BunB 2018 International Conference (e-arts & climate change)  Sept. 20-21, The Netherlands Balance-Unbalance (BunB) is an International Conference designed to use ART as a catalyst to explore intersections between NATURE, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, and SOCIETY as we move into an era of both unprecedented ecological threats and transdisciplinary possibilities. The 7th edition of the Balance-Unbalance … Continue reading