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  • Welcome Hannah Link, visiting researcher

    Welcome Hannah Link, visiting researcher

    Hannah Link (PhD candidate at Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz) will be staying as a visiting researcher at the Posthumanities Hub during spring 2024. Welcome Hannah! Here’s a description of Hannah’s research: My PhD project explores images of ‘the human’ in the field of robotics. I draw on both sociological practice theories and materialist feminist theories as…

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  • Ice, too, is water

    Now that much of northern Europe is covered in ice and snow, it is comforting to remind ourselves of the simple fact that ice, too, is water. What better way to keep thinking fluidity than checking out this recent discussion on the hydrosexual movement with Hub member Ewelina Jarosz. IF: Hydrosex! / About the hydrosexual…

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  • Recent Webinar Recordings

    As we wind down for a bit of rest over the coming holidays, what better time to catch up on some of our most recent webinars! They are available as recordings on our YouTube channel. Enjoy!

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  • Macroalgae and the herbarium as speculative and multisensory storytelling practice

    Last week Caroline Elgh visited the research program Mistra Environmental Communication at SLU, the Swedish University of Agricultural Science to give the workshop Macroalgae and the herbarium as speculative and multisensory storytelling practice. Through working and thinking with five algal species and underwater science fiction literature the participants were engaged in a process of transforming the…

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  • Verdant borders and steel walls. Eco-ontologies of border politics. PH Webinar 21st September

    Verdant borders and steel walls. Eco-ontologies of border politics. Posthumanities Hub Webinar 21st September 13.15-15.00 Link for registration https://liu-se.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5wtdO-tqToiGN2QYWwKnGfs4dtgw30Y_OuL#/registration Approximately seventy-four border walls and fences exist across the world today, up from just six in 1989. Despite the border-defying and planetary character of contemporary problems – environmental crisis, political instability, pandemics – border barriers are…

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  • ECO IS THE NEW SEXUAL: A Performative Transmedia Webinar

    Welcome to The Posthumanities Hub Webinar: “ECO IS THE NEW SEXUAL: A Performative Transmedia Webinar” Date: September 7th, 2023, 10 a.m. PTZ, 7 p.m. CET Zoom link: https://liu-se.zoom.us/j/61274824846 Host: Prof. Cecilia Åsberg Webinar’s curator: Dr. Ewelina Jarosz aka Underwater_activist Special guests: Prof. Elizabeth Stephens & Dr. Annie Sprinkle, Dr. Justyna Górowska aka WetMeWild Dr. Ewelina…

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  • Summer vacation

    In Scandinavia, we take summer vacation very seriously. It is high time for us at The Posthumanities Hub to wish you all a lovely holiday! You hear back from us in August – eg 31 August we have the first webinar (on soil art) of the Fall Term 2023!

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  • PhD opportunity at Goldsmiths University in London

    PhD opportunity at Goldsmiths University in London Our friends at Goldsmiths are forwarding this opportunity to our previous students, now living in London! Read all the details here: https://www.gold.ac.uk/pg/mphil-phd-art/ A funded practice based PhD opportunity* through the Inaugural Goldsmiths Art Department Scholarships has been announced. *it is for UK/home students Dr Audrey Samson is responsible…

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