• Meet Gail de Kosnik and her Team! Meet Gail de Kosnik and her Team! BCNM is turning 10! To celebrate, over the next ten months leading up to our birthday party on September 25th, 2014, we’re sharing stories of BCNM’s life. This month, hear how faculty member Gail de Kosnik devises new digital humanities tools to shed light on online communities.
  • Symposia: Robots and New Media Symposia: Robots and New Media BCNM hosts a range of symposia each semester. In Spring 2014, we deconstructed, debated, and explored the concept of robots and new media.
  • Arts, Technology, and Culture Colloquium Arts, Technology, and Culture Colloquium The ATC Lecture series is an international forum for presenting new ideas that challenge conventional wisdom about technology and culture.
  • Opportunities: Announcing Data Literacy Award Recipient Opportunities: Announcing Data Literacy Award Recipient Congratulations Helena Keeffe for winning the 2013 BCNM Data Literacy Initiative Award. Helena's award will fund her project "Standard Deviation," which aims to help artists understand the value of their labor.
  • Opportunities: Announcing the 2014 Susan Miller Fellow Opportunities: Announcing the 2014 Susan Miller Fellow The Berkeley Center for New Media is proud to announce that Sarah Stierch will serve as its first Susan Miller Fellow.
  • History and Theory of New Media Lecture Series History and Theory of New Media Lecture Series The History and Theory of New Media Lecture Series brings the foremost thinkers and practitioners of new media to campus to discuss their latest work.
  • Award Winning Faculty Award Winning Faculty BCNM's Gail de Kosnik received a prestigious Hellman Grant for her project on Fan Data, a digital humanities tool that will enable scholars to scrape quantitative data that determines the precise volume or timeline of participation.
  • Designated Emphasis and Masters Certificate Designated Emphasis and Masters Certificate UC Berkeley graduate students can receive a Designated Emphasis or Masters Certificate in New Media.

     

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Bone Flute to Auto Tune


24 April 2014 to 26 April 2014, 13:00 to 17:00
Morrison Hall, UC Berkeley

What shapes our music technologies? How do our technologies shape our musical practices and thought? An exciting body of scholarship...

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Robots and New Media: A Contested Concept

A packed house greeted the first panelists for the Berkeley Center for New Media’s Robots and New Media Symposium on April 4, 2014. The day …


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Stuart Geiger Published in Information, Communication, and Society

BCNM DE R. Stuart Geiger has had his paper “Bots, bespoke code, and the materiality of software platforms” published in Information, Communication, and Society …


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ATC Revisited: Stephanie Syjuco

The final ATC talk of the semester on March 31st was a huge success as new Art Practice faculty member Stephanie Syjuco presented “Lossy: On …