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Decodings Spring 2019 No. 2 (Updated)

Posted on April 15, 2019

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Spring 2019, Vol. 28, No.2 (updated) *SLSA 2019, “Experimental Engagements,” University of California-Irvine *SLSA Awards *Call for Volunteer or Nomination: Graduate Student Liaison *AnthropoScene Book Series UPCOMING MEETING: SLSA 2019: Experimental Engagements — November 7-11, University of California-Irvine, California https://litsciarts.org/slsa19/ Co-chairs: Jesse Jackson and Antoinette Lafarge. Keynote speakers, Andrea Continue Reading »

PhD Research Position

Posted on March 31, 2019

From Susan M. Gaines: We have reopened this Ph.D. position and would appreciate it if you would circulate it to your students and networks. The interdisciplinary Fiction Meets Science (www.fictionmeetsscience.org) research consortium in northern Germany has a Ph.D. research opportunity with the “Sociology of Development and Knowledge Group”  at the Leibniz Center for Marine Tropical Continue Reading »

New Book: Hush: Media and Sonic Self-Control

Posted on March 31, 2019

From Mack Hagood: I am pleased to announce the publication of my new book, Hush: Media and Sonic Self-Control (Duke University Press), which outlines how noise-cancelling headphones, tinnitus maskers, white noise machines, nature-sound mobile apps, and other forms of media give users the ability to create sonic safe spaces for themselves, showing how the desire to block Continue Reading »

Decodings Spring 2019 (updated)

Posted on March 31, 2019

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Spring 2019, Vol. 28, No.2 *SLSA 2019, “Experimental Engagements,” University of California-Irvine *SLSA Awards *Call for Volunteer or Nomination: Graduate Student Liaison *AnthropoScene Book Series UPCOMING MEETING: SLSA 2019: Experimental Engagements — November 7-11, University of California-Irvine, California https://litsciarts.org/slsa19/ Co-chairs: Jesse Jackson and Antoinette Lafarge. Keynote speakers, Andrea Polli, co-sponsored Continue Reading »

New Book: Invisible Colors: The Arts of the Atomic Age

Posted on March 8, 2019

I am happy to announce that my book Invisible Colors: The Arts of the Atomic Age has just been published with MIT Press. https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/invisible-colors The book focuses on the atomic age from the standpoint of the arts in the East and in the West from Marie Curie to Fukushima (also including uranium mining). By excavating these historical Continue Reading »

Decodings Spring 2019

Posted on March 5, 2019

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Spring 2019, Vol. 28, No.2 *SLSA 2019, “Experimental Engagements,” University of California-Irvine *SLSA Awards *Call for Volunteer or Nomination: Graduate Student Liaison *AnthropoScene Book Series   UPCOMING MEETING: SLSA 2019: Experimental Engagements — November 7-11, University of California-Irvine, California https://litsciarts.org/slsa19/ Co-chairs: Jesse Jackson and Antoinette Lafarge. Keynote speakers, Andrea Continue Reading »

Decodings Winter 2019

Posted on January 17, 2019

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                                           Winter 2019, Vol. 28, No.1 *SLSA 2019, “Experimental Engagements,” University of California-Irvine *SLSA Awards *AnthropoScene Book Series UPCOMING MEETING: 2019 SLSA Conference: “Experimental Engagements,” University of California-Irvine, November 7-10, 2019. Co-chairs: Jesse Jackson and Antoinette Lafarge. https://litsciarts.org/slsa19/ Keynote speakers, Andrea Continue Reading »

New Book: Words in Our World’s Literature

Posted on January 17, 2019

It’s really words written in your favorite writings, spoken in your favorite movies, and sung by your favorite singers. By Mark Corwin. It’s true! Your words easily connect with world famous writings and a lot more. Words in Our World’s Literature is where a little knowledge acquires a better understanding of your favorite writers, writings, Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Posted on December 7, 2018

Assistant Professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering(Tenure Track)https://apply.interfolio.com/57463Review of applications will begin January 15, 2019.The Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) at the University of Washington seeks an individual dedicated to excellence in teaching and research programs to join our dynamic interdisciplinary intellectual community in 2019.HCDE is a vibrant, welcoming, and engaged interdisciplinary Continue Reading »

Decodings Fall 2018 (Updated)

Posted on December 7, 2018

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter           Fall (updated) 2018, Vol. 27, No.4 *SLSA 2019, “Experimental Engagements,” University of California-Irvine *SLSA 2018, “Out of Mind,” Toronto, Ontario, Conference Reports *2018 SLSA Awards *2017-18 SLSA Financial Report *AnthropoScene Book Series *How to Help Our Colleague Jim McManus and the Town of Paradise UPCOMING MEETING: Continue Reading »