McGill University

The Index Card as Thinking Machine: Media, Memory and Writing in Hans Blumenberg

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Thu., Feb. 6, 2014, 5:30pm
Cornelius Borck (Lübeck)

The Index Card as Thinking Machine: Media, Memory and Writing in Hans Blumenberg
Thursday, 6 February 2014, 5:30pm: Arts West W-215
Cornelius Borck (Lübeck)

Co-sponsored with the department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill,

Time on Device: Slot Machine Design and the Turn Away from Risk in Gambling

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Thu., Apr. 10, 2014, 5:30pm
Natasha Schull (MIT)

Time on Device: Slot Machine Design and the Turn Away from Risk in Gambling
Natasha Schull (MIT)
Thursday, 10 April 2014, 5:30pm (jeu 10 avril, 17h30): McGill, Arts West W-215


(co-sponsored with the department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill)

Body to Body: The Dermatological Wax Moulage as Indexical Image

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Thu., Mar. 27, 2014, 5:30pm
Mechthild Fend (UCL)

Body to Body: The Dermatological Wax Moulage as Indexical Image
Mechthild Fend (UCL)
Thursday, 27 March 2014, 5:30pm (jeu 27 mars, 17h30): McGill, Arts West W-215

Gaia, Anthropology and the Law

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Fri., Mar. 21, 2014, 4:00pm
Bruno Latour (Sciences-Po, Paris) speaks on issues related to Facing Gaia, Six Lectures on the Political Theology of Nature.

Gaia, Anthropology and the Law
Bruno Latour (Sciences-Po, Paris)
Friday, 21 March 2014, 4pm (ven 21 mars, 16h): Moot Court (Law building, 3644 r Peel, room 100)


Sponsored by McGill Faculty of Law's Pearson chair, and McGill's department of anthropology
Link:
http://www.mcgill.ca/law/node/4477

After IVF: Is the Future of Reproduction Technological?

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Thu., Mar. 20, 2014, 3:00pm
Sarah Franklin (Cambridge) discusses reproduction technologies.

After IVF: Is the Future of Reproduction Technological?
Sarah Franklin (Cambridge)
Thursday, 20 March 2014, 3:00pm (jeu 20 mars, 15h)
3647 rue Peel, Don Bates Room (room 101)


Co-sponsored with the department of Social Studies of Medicine, and the Institute for
Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies, McGill