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Alternative Media and Remediation

Event: Thursday, 15th September 2011

Deadline for submissions: Friday, 20th May 2011

Digital culture innocuously pervades our everyday lived experience. It shapes how we define ourselves, organises our communication and mediates our cultural moment. The Online Mainline event aims to map the territory of the new digital age, examining how the online environment has come to shape our offline world and experiences in new, innovative and productive ways. Impacting upon our social experiences, business organisation and industry connections, the online environment has come to define the ways in which our society becomes mediated across generations and cultures.

Examining how online media functions as a mainline for the mediation and remediation of culture in the new digital age, the Online Mainline event seeks to open up an avenue for dialogue surrounding the uses and limitations of the online context as a tool for social, political and economic benefit. Seeking to analyse the new media and its associated alternative (and in some instances embryonic) media forms in the remediation of culture, areas of research interest that this event will interrogate include:

Deadline for 300 word proposals: Friday, 20th May 2011

Final papers should be 20 minutes in duration (including clips and demonstration)

Email submissions to: [email protected]

Proposals should include:

Please direct enquiries to: Dr Kerry Gough, email: [email protected]

A Screen Cultures Research Group Event

 

Birmingham Centre For Media And Cultural Research

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