"Why Should Humanists Care About Infrastructure"
Patrik Svensson , Professor of Humanities and Information Technology at Umeå University and Visiting Professor of Digital Humanities at UCLA, will speak about why humanists should care about infrastructure. Svensson is the former Director of HUMlab (2000-2014). He spent the academic year of 2015-2016 as a a Distinguished Visiting Fellow/Visiting Professor at the Graduate Center, City University New York.
Recent publications include Big Digital Humanities (University of Michigan Press, 2016), Between Humanities and the Digital (co-edited with David Theo Goldberg, MIT Press, 2015) and “Close Reading PowerPoint” (online publication). He consults on building spaces, institutions and infrastructure.
Join us: Wednesday, November 8, 4:00 - 5:30 (LA 61 - Digital Humanities Center)DH Events