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N. Katherine Hayles

BEING IN BETWEEN: DESIGN | MEDIA ARTS FACULTY

November 29, 2004, 12:00 pm   » 

BEING IN BETWEEN: DESIGN | MEDIA ARTS FACULTY
November 29th, 12 noon -- 2pm
N. Katherine Hayles

11000 Kinross Avenue (Kinross North Building - EDA Room)

You are invited to join us for Monday lunchtime lecture series, October -- December '04

The diverse backgrounds and expertise of the D|MA senate faculty reflect the direction and philosophy of the department. This unique group of media artists, designers and theorists all make connections between design but then branch off into art and science, architecture, sculpture, performance, technological innovations, sensors and robotics, information spaces, database aesthetics, fashion and technology.

Lectures by Victoria Vesna, Casey Reas, Vasa Mihich, Jennifer Steinkamp, Rebeca Méndez, Robert Israel, Christian Moeller, Erkki Huhtamo, Katherine Hayles, and Mark Hansen.

All lectures are free. Refreshments will be provided.

If you are not able to join us physically, log on to the live stream: <<http://www.eda.ucla.edu/main/index.php>>

BIOGRAPHY FOR N. KATHERINE HAYLES:

B.S., M.S., M.A., Ph.D. University of Rochester. Publications: “The Cosmic Web: Scientific Field Models and Literary Strategies in the Twentieth Century,” “Chaos Bound: Orderly Disorder in Contemporary Literature and Science,” “Chaos and Order: Complex Dynamics in Literature and Science,” “How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature and Informatics” which won the Rene Wellek Prize for Best Book in Literary Theory for 1998-1999, “Writing Machines,” which won the Susanne Langer Award for Outstanding Scholarship, “Nanoculture: Implications of the New Technoscience,” and the latest book, “My Mother Was a Computer: Digital Subjects and Literary Texts.”

EDA  (Map)
Broad Art Center
240 Charles E. Young Drive, Room 1250
Los Angeles, CA 90095
+Parking is $12 all day, and is available in structure 3, adjacent to the building. For more information, call 310.825.9007.