In this lecture, Patrick Jagoda (University of Chicago) will discuss "gamification" - the impact of game-mechanics on a variety of social and cultural practices - by focusing on the experimental nature of videogames.
Program Autumn Semester 2018
Meetings take place in Georg Morgenstiernes Hus (GMH), Blindernveien 31, 0371 Oslo)
Draft papers will normally be circulated in advance
In this lecture, McKenzie Wark (New School of Social Research, New York), revisits economist and philosopher Alexander Bogdanov's early 20th century theories on climate change in order to rethink labor with nature in the age of the anthropocene. The Friday lecture is followed by a Saturday seminar on the art and politics of The Situationist Times.
Workshop for PhD-students and early career postdoctoral scholars at the Norwegian Institute in Rome