2011-2012: New Urban Aesthetics

hk1

Sept 16: Prof. Stephanie Hemelryk Donald (KNAW Visiting Fellow and Dean of Media and Communication, RMIT, Australia) “Cities, Film, and China”, Location: Potgieterzaal (University Library, Singel 425), Time: 3-6pm.

Oct 14: Focused reading/discussion led by Prof. Christoph Lindner (ASCA) “City Affect, Mobility, and Creativity”, Location: BG 5 (Binnengasthuis, Binnengasthuisstraat 9), Time: 3-6pm.

Nov 18: Prof. Hugh Campbell (School of Architecture, University College Dublin) “Peripheral Vision and the City: Staring at the Suburbs and Glancing at the Centre”, Location: Room 2.13, Binnengasthuis 5 (Binnengasthuisstraat 9), Time: 3-6pm.

Dec 9: PhD Research Forum, Respondent: Prof. Richard J. Williams (Edinburgh College of Art, The University of Edinburgh), Location: Room 2.13, Binnengasthuis 5 (Binnengasthuisstraat 9), Time: 3-6pm.

Feb. 17: Dr. Marijke de Valck (Department of Media Studies, University of Amsterdam) “Film Festivals, Cities and Cultural Policy Today”, Location: Belle van Zuylenzaal, Time: 3-6pm.

March 16: Tino Buchholz (Faculty of Spatial Planning, University of Groningen) “Creativity and the Capitalist City”, Location: Belle van Zuylenzaal, Time: 3-6pm.

April 20: René Boomkens (Faculty of Philosophy, University of Groningen) “The Mediacity as Everyday Culture”, Location: Belle van Zuylenzaal, Time: 3-6pm.