The urban as emergent key concept for media theory

A new roundtable on ‘The Urban as Emergent Key Concept for Media Theory’ has been published online in Mediapolis: A Journal of Cities and Culture, edited by Scott Rodgers (co-editor of Conditions of Mediation). This roundtable brings together contributions from five scholars (Zlatan Krajina, André Jansson, Myria Georgiou, Giorgia Aiello and Scott Rodgers), all of whom explore the ways in… Continue reading The urban as emergent key concept for media theory

After ConMed: urban media tour of West End London

We’re really excited about the forthcoming Conditions of Mediation preconference on 17 June 2013. Later this week, we’ll be in touch with all of our keynotes, presenters and other attendees with some final details. There will be some posts here also, outlining further bits and bobs. But in the meantime, for those of you who… Continue reading After ConMed: urban media tour of West End London

Being in the World: a screening and discussion

Next week, on Friday 7 June 2013 Birkbeck’s Centre for Media, Culture and Creative Practice will host a screening and discussion of Being in the World (Tao Ruspoli | USA | 2010 | 81’). Being in the World explores the intimate connections between skilful mastery and the ways in which humans beings find themselves in… Continue reading Being in the World: a screening and discussion

Welcome to our conference website

This web space has been designed to run alongside and provide information about Conditions of Mediation: Phenomenological Approaches to Media, Technology and Communication, a preconference sponsored by the Philosophy, Theory and Critique section of the International Communication Association (ICA). The preconference will take place on 17 June 2013, immediately prior to the ICA’s 2013 Annual Conference,… Continue reading Welcome to our conference website