Seminário, por Dene Grigar
Dene Grigar, Diretora do Programa de Cultura e Tecnologia Digital da Universidade do Estado de Washington, Vancouver, e presidente da Electronic Literature Organization, lecionará um seminário transversal intitulado «Curating and Preserving Electronic Literature», no próximo dia 26 de novembro de 2014, entre as 14h30 e as 16h00, na Sala Ferreira Lima (6º piso, Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra). As inscrições para a sessão serão limitadas, podendo os interessados inscrever-se pelo correio eletrónico do programa em Materialidades da Literatura: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dene Grigar is an Associate Professor and Director of The Creative Media & Digital Culture Program at Washington State University Vancouver (WSUV) who works in the area of electronic literature, emergent technology and cognition, and ephemera. She is the author of net art works, like “Fallow Field: A Story in Two Parts,” and multimedia performances and installations, like “When Ghosts Will Die” (with Canadian multimedia artist Steve Gibson). She has co-authored, with Brett Oppegaard, “Fort Vancouver Mobile” and “The Grand Emporium of the West,” projects funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, and is a recipient, with Stuart Moulthrop, of a 2013 NEH Start Up grant for a digital preservation project for early electronic literature, entitled Pathfinders. She has curated exhibits at the Library of Congress and for organizations, including the Electronic Literature Organization and Modern Language Association and teaches curating at WSUV and the Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria . She is President of the Electronic Literature Organization and Associate Editor of Leonardo Reviews.