MAKING. MEDIA. THEORY: A Critical Media Lab Showcase
The students of ENGL 799: Making Media Theory are pleased to present the results of their course-based work at the Communitech Hub. These hacked-together, interactive projects reflect on complex theories such as brainwave storytelling, conductive upcyclying, technosexuality, automated genocide, dirty media, digital devolution, and the value of uselessness.
In addition, XDM MA student Brian Freiter will be presenting his immersive Major Research Project, which explores tactics for deflecting surveillance capitalism. Professor Marcel O’Gorman will also showcase his new video installation, “Treachery,” which premiered at Propellor Gallery in Toronto this summer. Finally, CML co-op interns Sridevi Kundurthi and Shelby Rose with display an eye-opening animation that introduces high school students to responsible device usage.
Date: Wednesday, July 24, 4 – 7 p.m.
Location: Communitech Hub, Area 151, 151 Charles Street West, Kitchener
Refreshments will be served.