Media Histories: Epistemology, Materiality, Temporality

At Columbia on March 24th: “Media Histories: Epistemology, Materiality, Temporality.” A report by Shannon Christine Mattern is online. Talks included:

  • Tom Gunning, “Time Image and Motion: Materialities of the Moving Image”
  • Mary Ann Doane, “Lost Time: Technologies of the Gap”
  • Adrian Johns, “Unpacking the Universal Library: The Morals of Massive Research Collections, 1810-2010”
  • Jonathan Crary, “On the Persistence of Spectacle”
  • Bernhard Siegert, “Door Logics, or, The Incarnation of the Symbolic: From Cultural Technologies to Cybernetic Machines”