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Elusive Presence – Chapter Summaries

Below are the chapter summaries for my book project Elusive Presence: How Images Make Themselves. Preface ~ Eight Parables on How Images Makes Themselves Felt The book opens with eight short parables. Each is about a particular experience with an … Continue reading

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Elusive Presence – First Update

Using Stuart Elden’s format for sharing the progress made during the writing of his current book project, I will be sharing updates on my book project Elusive Presence: How Images Make Themselves Felt every month or more. My plan is … Continue reading

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My Time in Pittsburgh

This past weekend I was in Pittsburgh to present a paper at the “Screen Textures: Haptics, Tactility, and the Moving Image” conference organized by the Film Studies Graduate Student Organization. I met some very nice people and had a great … Continue reading

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Future Projects Page Now Up

Please look at the menu bar of this blog for a moment. You will (hopefully) notice the new “Future Projects” page, which give descriptions of my three current projects. Two of these projects have more detailed sub-pages. Please feel free … Continue reading

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#Announcement – Giving a Second Paper at Brock University in May

A few days ago I posted that I will be speaking at the Film Studies of Canada‘s annual conference at Brock University in St. Catherines, Ontario during the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. Well, today I found out … Continue reading

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Speaking in Denmark in March

I am pleased to announce that I will be presenting a paper at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts’ symposium, What Do Images Do?, in Copenhagen. It is taking place March 19­-21, 2014. Below is the abstract for my … Continue reading

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#Abstract – Landing Sights: The Precarious Composition of Images

I recently submitted a proposal for the Canadian Communications Association’s annual conference. This paper extends the work I did in my dissertation on images and experience by furthering my work with Gins and Arakawa’s notion of “landing sites.” You can … Continue reading

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On Ecology and More: An interview with Adrian Ivakhiv

There is a great interview with Adrian Ivakhiv on Society and Space – Environment Planning D where he discusses his new book Ecologies of the Moving Image: Cinema, Affects, Nature and more. Enjoy!

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#AcWriMo Day 9 & 10 Report

Over the weekend I got some work done on my book proposal and editing of one of the chapters of my book. The chapter I am is an reworked and expanded version of my article published in Inflexions, “Tentatively Constructing … Continue reading

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A Conversation Between Robert Irwin and Lawrence Weschler

The Getty Museum earlier this year posted the video of a public conversation Robert Irwin and Lawrence Weschler had in 2008 that coincided with the launch of the then newly expanded version of Wechler’s book on Irwin called Seeing Is Forgetting … Continue reading

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