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Shannon Mattern | TBC

27 January 2021, 5:00 pm–6:00 pm

CASA Seminar Series 2020/21

Event Information

Open to

All

Availability

Yes

Organiser

Dr Max Nathan

TBC

About the Speaker

Shannon Mattern

Professor of Anthropology at New School for Social Research

Shannon Mattern is a Professor of Anthropology at the New School for Social Research. Her writing and teaching focus on archives, libraries, and other media spaces; media infrastructures; spatial epistemologies; and mediated sensation and exhibition. She is the author of The New Downtown Library: Designing with Communities; Deep Mapping the Media City; and Code and Clay, Data and Dirt, all published by University of Minnesota Press; and The City Is Not a Computer, forthcoming from Princeton University Press. She contributes a regular long-form column about urban data and mediated infrastructures to Places Journal, and she collaborates on public design and interactive projects and exhibitions. You can find her at wordsinspace.net.

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