From the journal:
inDiscipline is an interdisciplinary graduate student journal published annually by the Sociology and Anthropology Graduate Students’ Association at Concordia University. This first publication showcases the work of some of the participants from the 2014 Graduate Student Conference, which is organized by SAGSA annually. The them of the 2014 conference was Intersections: Multidisciplinarity, Method and Medium in Social Science Research.
Mickey Mouse Creativity: Contemporary Ideologies of Creativity in Today’s Digital Economy
From Concordia News:
Dr. Alan Liu will give the 2014 Lahey Lecture. As the prime mover for the Voice of the Shuttle web site for humanities research and one of the early boosters of digital humanities, Ley will discuss the use of digital tools for creative purposes. He will be interrogating all the hype around the new “creative economy.”
Liu is a Professor of English, University of California at Santa Barbara. He is the author of Local Transcendence: Essays on Postmodern Historicism and the Database (University of Chicago Press, 2008),The Laws of Cool: Knowledge Work and the Culture of Information (University of Chicago Press, 2004), andWordsworth: The Sense of History (Stanford University Press, 1989).
The Lahey Lecture is an annual lecture hosted by the English Department.
The Media History Research Centre and TAG are sponsoring a series of events with Erkki Huhtamo of UCLA next week. These events include a seminar on April 8 (2:30 to 4:30 in Loyola CJ 4.320) and a lecture at UdeM.
Contact Dr. Gabriele to reserve a spot and to receive the assigned readings for the seminar.
To download & disseminate: Histories of Performance Art: Fields, Sources, Repetitions
To download & disseminate: Carleton University Socio / Anthro Grad Conference
Unfortunately, Dr. Coleman is ill and she has cancelled the talk she was scheduled to give today from 4-6. It sounds like the Comms Committee is going to try to reschedule if possible.