Required reading for the Winter Term 2016/17 Michel Foucault, Discipline and Punish, especially the “Docile Bodies” chapter. English translation freely available online: https://encrypted.google.com/search?hl=de&q=Michel Foucault Discipline and Punish filetype:pdf (The German translation: Überwachen und Strafen is in the Semesterapparat, and there is a second copy in the library that you can take home: PHI I.1.2 – […]
we had some fun with our drone yesterday at the first day of our two-day workshop. Looking forward to next week!
from using technology to find intimacy with one another, to intimacy with technology – SAG 27 Apr 2016 1. Promises of Artificial Intelligence Good introduction to AI concepts: Plug and Pray – Von Computern und anderen Menschen – Dokumentarfilm von Jens Schanze 2009 https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plug_%26_Pray “My main objection was that when the program says ‘I understand’, […]
for those that missed today’s seminar, here are my notes and some links 1. dating sites as an example of a corporation that needs to intimately get to know you. They ask questions to get a (good enough) image of who you are, so they can recommend the right match. Try it, just sign up […]
thanks, Steffi, for another great poster!
Talking points and links from today’s seminar, in chronological order: Amazon delivery drones are coming http://sag.khm.de/?p=1628 Ostfriesen testen Bierdrohne https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2oVw39rk1U Matrix Sentinel https://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&q=matrix%20sentinel&tbs=imgo:1 autonome Kampfroboter: “Das Gesicht unserer Gegner von morgen” http://www.faz.net/aktuell/feuilleton/debatten/krieg-mit-drohnen-das-gesicht-unserer-gegner-von-morgen-11897252.html?printPagedArticle=true#pageIndex_2 a science fiction novel in our Semesterapparat: Daniel Suarez, Kill Decision New York, NY: Penguin , 2013 . – […]
We have a shared calendar with all seminar dates. Maintained by Christian and Julia in a collaborative effort, this calendar will always hold the latest info about seminar events, and some more stuff we think is relevant to the group. You can see the calendar in a web page here. Another way to access it […]
When teacher Catharine Higginson, 45, discovered by accident that her husband James, 42, had installed an app on her phone which allows him to track her movements, read her texts and even listen to her conversations she didn’t plan to divorce him as her friends urged, for being creepy and intrusive. Instead, the mum of […]
Semesterapparat Women under Surveillance KHM WS 2014/15 Exposed. voyeurism, surveillance and the camera These selected essays: 1. Looking Out, Looking In, Voyeurism and its affinities from the beginning of photography, Sandra S. Phillips 3. Voyeurism and Desire, Sandra S. Phillips 4. Celebrity and the Public Gaze, Sandra S. Phillips 5. Surveillance, Sandra S. Phillips 6. […]