New Book: The Perception Machine

Posted on November 9, 2023

This book investigates the future of digital imaging and human perception in the age of AI, while trying to imagine ways of rendering a better future. THE PERCEPTION MACHINE: OUR PHOTOGRAPHIC FUTURE BETWEEN THE EYE AND AI by Joanna Zylinska Thanks to MIT Press’s Direct to Open program, The Perception Machine is freely available to download: Paper copies are Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor of Liberal Studies, Cal State Univ, Los Angeles

Posted on November 3, 2023

I am reaching out to share our position announcement for an Assistant Professor of Liberal Studies with expertise in Environmental Humanities and Sustainability.  The focus of the position, broadly construed, is on urban environmental/sustainability within larger structures of unequal economic, political, social, and/or ideological relations. We especially welcome approaches to the environmental humanities that address poverty, health, education, LGBTQ equity, Continue Reading »

Decodings Fall 2023 (October 31 edition)

Posted on November 3, 2023

DECODINGS Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Newsletter                      Fall 2023, Vol. 33, No.41 (October 31 edition) *SLSA 2023: Alien, Arizona State University *Election Results: Incoming Members-at-Large *Executive & Business Meeting Notes*SLSA Awards: Essay, Book, Lifetime and Travel Stipends*Social Media Liaisons* Policies:Respectful Behavior and Freedom of Speech & Call for Ombudspersons*New Book Series: Proximities: Experiments Continue Reading »

New Book: Reconfiguring the Portrait

Posted on October 30, 2023

RECONFIGURING THE PORTRAIT Edited by Abraham Geil and Tomáš Jirsa Edinburgh University Press | 312 pages | October 2023ISBN 9781399525077 | Hardback | $125.00 As technological practices of the portrait have proliferated across the media ecosystem in recent years, this canonical genre of identity and representation has provoked a new wave of scholarly attention and artistic experimentation. Continue Reading »

Linda Hall Library 2024-25 Fellowship Program

Posted on October 25, 2023

The Linda Hall Library is now accepting applications for its 2024-25 fellowship program. These fellowships provide graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and independent scholars in the history of science and related humanities fields with financial support to explore the Library’s outstanding science and engineering collections. Fellows also participate in a dynamic intellectual community alongside in-house experts Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor, Digital Humanities, UC Santa Barbara

Posted on October 17, 2023

We are happy to announce that our English Department at University of California, Santa Barbara, is hiring for the following position in digital humanities. Applications due Nov 10:Assistant Professor, Digital HumanitiesPosted: October 11, 2023 Position Title: Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) The English Department is seeking a candidate for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track position) in digital humanities. Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor, Human Centered Design & Engineering at the University of Washington

Posted on October 10, 2023

The Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) at the University of Washington is hiring for an Assistant Professor position with a focus on equity & engineering to provide excellence in teaching and research programs in our dynamic, interdisciplinary intellectual community in Autumn 2024. HCDE is a vibrant, welcoming, and engaged interdisciplinary community Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor in Environmental Literatures and Humanities, Northwestern University

Posted on October 10, 2023

Northwestern University invites applications for a full time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Environmental Literatures and Humanities. Possible areas of specialization might include environmental racism and justice, human and nonhuman relations, the literature of climate crisis, catastrophe studies, ecopoetics, or the energy humanities. The tenure home for this position will be in the Continue Reading »

Harvey Mudd College, Early Career Fellowship in Science and Technology Studies

Posted on October 6, 2023

Harvey Mudd College Hixon-Riggs Early Career Fellowship in Science and Technology Studies Harvey Mudd College (Claremont, California) invites applications for the Hixon-Riggs Early Career Fellowship in Science and Technology Studies, beginning fall 2024. Applications are invited from artists and scholars working at the intersection of art and science, technology and society (STS). Applicants’ methods can Continue Reading »

Assistant Professor, Digital Humanities, U of I Urbana-Champaign

Posted on October 3, 2023

Assistant Professor, Digital Humanities Department of English University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign The Department of English at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities. Applicants must have evidence of a research agenda and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. The successful applicant will hold a Continue Reading »