The Visual Culture Student Group & Wayne State University present


 

The 2019 Visual Culture Symposium

The Visual Logic/s of Feminism/s

 

Friday, April 12, 2019

 Wayne State University

Student Center 020 & Community Arts Auditorium

9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Free and Open to the Public

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Panels´╗┐

Critical work and artist talks from graduate students

Student Center Room 020

9:00 am


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Film and Roundtable Discussion

A Question of Silence (De Stilte rond Christine M.)

dir. Marleen Gorris (1982)

Community Arts Auditorium

2:30 pm

 

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Keynote Speaker 

Katherine Behar

(Baruch College)

Community Arts Auditorium

5:30 pm

Behar writes and lectures widely on object-oriented feminism, technologized labor, cyborgian ethics, feminist media critique, and decelerationist aesthetics. She coined the term "object-oriented feminism" (OOF) in 2010. Behar is the editor of   Object-Oriented Feminism   (University of Minnesota Press), the coeditor with Emmy Mikelson of  And Another Thing: Nonanthropocentrism and Art  (punctum books), and the author of   Bigger than You: Big Data and Obesity   (punctum books). Additional writing has been published in books including   After the "Speculative Turn": Realism, Philosophy, and Feminism   and   Imperceptibly and Slowly Opening  ; in journals including  Lateral ,  Media-N ,  Parsons Journal for Information Mapping ,  Visual Communication Quarterly ,  EXTENSIONS: The Online Journal for Embodied Technology ; and in conference proceedings for Digital Arts and Culture, SPIE, and Cyberworlds.

Behar writes and lectures widely on object-oriented feminism, technologized labor, cyborgian ethics, feminist media critique, and decelerationist aesthetics. She coined the term "object-oriented feminism" (OOF) in 2010. Behar is the editor of Object-Oriented Feminism (University of Minnesota Press), the coeditor with Emmy Mikelson of And Another Thing: Nonanthropocentrism and Art (punctum books), and the author of Bigger than You: Big Data and Obesity (punctum books). Additional writing has been published in books including After the "Speculative Turn": Realism, Philosophy, and Feminism and Imperceptibly and Slowly Opening; in journals including Lateral, Media-N, Parsons Journal for Information Mapping, Visual Communication Quarterly, EXTENSIONS: The Online Journal for Embodied Technology; and in conference proceedings for Digital Arts and Culture, SPIE, and Cyberworlds.