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

Bernard Stiegler: special lecture at Warwick University

Some anticipating our forthcoming conference might be interested to know that French philosopher Bernard Stiegler will be giving a special lecture on Tuesday 29 January 2013 at Warwick University’s Centre for Research in Philosophy, Literature and the Arts. Stiegler will undoubtedly enter in several of the papers and discussions at Condition of Mediation this June.… Continue reading Bernard Stiegler: special lecture at Warwick University

Scatterings of media phenomenology (and a new book on the vitality of mediation)

One of the founding premises of Conditions of Mediation as a preconference is that work on the phenomenology of media, technology and communication has been scattered. But within that scattering there is still plenty to read. We have highlighted some of these scatterings, at least those that appear in book form, in the Goodreads widget… Continue reading Scatterings of media phenomenology (and a new book on the vitality of mediation)

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