Speaker series with UNC Chapel Hill on “Digital Aesthetics: Critique, Creativity and Selfhood in Computational Culture”

As part of an ongoing collaboration between between Kings College London and UNC Chapel Hill, Doug Stark and Carly Schnitzler are convening a series of talks with researchers at the Department of Digital Humanities.

The series will start with a workshop with Conor McKeown, followed by talks with Feng Zhu, Mercedes Bunz and Zeena Feldman. If you’re interested in joining Conor’s workshop you can RSVP below, and you can contact Doug and Carly if you’re interested in joining for the talks.

  • Workshop: Dr. Conor McKeown, Tuesday, October 5, 5pm BST (“Virtual World-Building in Unity (C#)). RSVP here!
  • Lecture: Dr. Feng Zhu, Wednesday, October 20, 5.30pm BST
  • Lecture: Dr. Mercedes Bunz, Friday, November 12, 5pm GMT (“Creative AI as a Critical Technical Practice: Inquiring the Backend of Machine Learning Artworks”)
  • Lecture: Dr. Zeena Feldman, Thursday, December 2, 3pm GMT (“Quitting Digital Culture: Rethinking Agency in a Beyond-Choice Ontology”)