"The Futures of Literature, Science, and Media" A Symposium Honoring Professor N. Katherine Hayles
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Morning Session: 9:00am-12:30pm
Moderator: Michael Hardt
Introductory remarks: Michael Hardt, Duke University
Nathan Brown, Concordia University
"From the Posthuman to the Cognitive Nonconscious: Theorizing the Subject of Information with Kate Hayles"
Melody Jue, University of California, Santa Barbara
"The Media of Kelp"
Kate Marshall, University of Notre Dame
"Mediating the Nonhuman: A Drone's-Eye View
Alan Liu, University of California, Santa Barbara
"What Infrastructure Assumes"
Afternoon Session: 1:30-5:00pm
Moderator: Rey Chow, Duke University
Colin Milburn, University of California, Davis
"All Your Base Are Belong To Us: Video Game and Technogenic Life"
Jessica Pressman, San Diego State University
"Electronic Literature, Diet Dr. Pepper, And Doing It All: What I Learned from Kate Hayles"
Rita Raley, University of California, Santa Barbara
Mark Hansen, Duke University
"The World According to Kate Hayles"
Kate Hayles, Duke University: Concluding Remarks