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Self-evaluating Media: The Making of Middles

Self-evaluating Media: The Making of Middles
100 St. George St., SS2098
Time: Mar 8th, 4:00 pm End: Mar 8th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Sociology (FAS), Political Science, Information, Faculty of, Education, Critical Theory, Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), 2000-
Discussion with Celia Lury, Founding Director, Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies, University of Warwick

History and Theory 2011-2012
Techniques and Affects of Economy

The History and Theory Working Group brings together faculty and graduate students for seminar-style explorations of historical and theoretical thinking.

Please Join us for a discussion with

Celia Lury
of her precirculated paper,

Self-evaluating Media: The Making of Middles

Thursday March 8, 2012. 4-6pm
Sidney Smith 2098, 100 St. George St., University of Toronto

For copies of the pre-circulated paper, or more information, please contact sophie.afriat@gmail.com
To view the full schedule, visit uthistoryandtheory.wordpress.com

CELIA LURY was until recently Professor of Sociology at Goldsmiths, University of London. This year she took up the position of Director of a new Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies at University of Warwick. Recent and forthcoming publications include: Brands: The logos of the global economy (Routledge 2004); Global Culture Industry: The mediation of things (with Scott Lash, Polity, 2007); What is the Empirical? Special Issue, European Journal of Social Theory, co-edited with Lisa Adkins (2009); Inventive Methods, co-edited with Nina Wakeford, forthcoming, Routledge; Measure and Value, Special Issue, Sociological Review, forthcoming, edited with Lisa Adkins.

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