Registration is now open for DUST’s event with Steven Shaviro at University College Dublin on Friday 24 May. There are only *40 places* available so if you would like to attend please email Michael (firstname.lastname@example.org) asap to secure a spot.
Discognition – a lecture by Steven Shaviro
Friday, 24 May 2013
Time: 2 – 4 pm
Venue: Ardmore House, Belfield, UCD
Steven Shaviro is the DeRoy Professor of English at Wayne State University. He is the author of The Cinematic Body (1993), Doom Patrols: A Theoretical Fiction About Postmodernism (1997), Connected, Or, What It Means To Live in the Network Society (2003), Without Criteria: Kant, Whitehead, Deleuze, and Aesthetics (2009), and Post-Cinematic Affect (2010). His work in progress involves studies of speculative realism, of post-continuity styles in contemporary cinema, of music videos, and of recent science fiction and horror fiction. He blogs at The Pinocchio Theory – http://www.shaviro.com/Blog
This event is presented by the UCD Humanities Institute in association with the Dublin Unit for Speculative Thought (https://dublindust.wordpress.com/)
To register for this event please email Michael O’Rourke at email@example.com