CFP: Encountering Materiality: Science, Art, Language

CFP: Encountering Materiality: Science, Art, Language

Drawing on the fields of New Materialism and the Environmental Humanities, an upcoming conference in Geneva on 23-25 June 2016 will address how sciences, arts and texts enact encounters with materiality as an entanglement of relationships, meanings, matter and movement: • How do we encounter materiality, materials and/or matter in the twenty-first century? • How do language and literary language in particular offer ways of encountering materiality and/or matter? • How have the developments in ecology, neurosciences, physics and new media changed the way we encounter the world of matter?    DOWNLOAD call for...