CANCELLED Intermedia Research Group

21 October 2009, 11:00 - 12:00

CRASSH

Due to illness this meeting on 21 October has had to be cancelled.  The next meeting will be on Wednesday 18 November at  11am.

 

The Intermedia Research Group will be holding its first reading group of the year on Wednesday 21st October from 11am to 12noon in the small meeting room at CRASSH.

We will be discussing two creative works mentioned by Professor Katherine Hayles in her recent talk at CRASSH but please do come along even if you weren't able to make the talk.


The first text, 'Carving in Possibilities' by Deena Larsen can be accessed for free through the Electronic Literature Collection
Volume 1 here:
http://collection.eliterature.org/1/works/larsen__carving_in_p
ossibilities.html


The second text is 'The Raw Shark Texts' by Steven Hall. It can be purchased from Amazon or the first chapter, on which we will focus our discussion, can be downloaded for free from Amazon here:
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Raw-Shark-Texts-Steven-Hall/dp/1841959022

Come along and share your responses to these texts and ideas about reading and understanding literature in the context of new media technologies.

Tea and coffee will be available.

 

Part of the Intermedia Research Group series of events. For information about the group please contact Rosemary Hepworth.

 

For administrative enquiries please contact Michelle Maciejewska