Material, Visual and Digital Culture Research Seminars

Mondays 5-7 pm

Daryll Forde Seminar Room, 2nd floor, 14 Taviton St. 

Spring 2018

15 January Gina Neff (Oxford Internet Institute) 
Making Data in Undisciplined Teams: Lessons from the field for quantitative analytics

22 January Jeff Silva (Centre Norbert Elias at La fabrique des écritures innovantes en sciences sociales)
From Harvard Sensory Ethnography to Fabrique in Marseille: Working with Moving Image in the Social Sciences

29 January Elizabeth Edwards (Honorary Professor UCL, Professor Emeritus De Montfort University)
'Our Ancient Monuments’: Photographs and the Visibility the Past

5 February Catalin Brylla (University of West London, Material Culture)
Representation and Documentary Practice

12 February Reading Week - No Seminar

Cancelled due to illness - 19 February Charlotte Townsend Gault (Honorary Professor, UCL)
Broken Copper / Canoe Mend: Some Current Cultural Techniques on 'the Northwest Coast'

Please note the following three seminars have been cancelled due to UCU strike action

Cancelled - 26 February Steven Eastwood (Film Studies, QMUL) 
The interval and the instant: art, film, death and dying

Cancelled - 5 March Alex Rhys Taylor (Goldsmiths)
Meat, Morality and the City

Cancelled - 12 March Henrietta Moore (UCL Institute for Global Prosperity)
Visualising the ethical imagination: some thoughts on the Urban in Africa

Seminar Convenor: Haidy Geismar (h.geismar@ucl.ac.uk)

Autumn 2017 - Art in the Public Sphere: A Series of 4 Artist Talks 

2 October Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll
Embassy Embassy, the Makings of Ethnographic Conceptualism, and Other Art-Research Projects About Incarceration and the Precocity of Statehood

9 October Filippo Minelli
Reality, Perceptions of Reality, and Remains 

16 October Clara Balaguer
“Isn’t Weird That Most Discourse on Decolonization is Western?” And Other Questions From the Social Practice Periphery

23 October Zach Blas
“well that’s not human lookin.. it works tho lol”

30 October NO SEMINAR


Enquiries to Rafael Schacter (r.schacter@ucl.ac.uk)