US: 2014 Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies
Fourth Annual Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies to take place in Princeton, NJ from June 15 – June 21, 2014.
The Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies – a collaboration between the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie, IKKM) and Princeton University (German Department) – returns to Princeton in 2014 for its fourth installment. The 2014 topic will be “Practices, Procedures, Recursions: The Reality of Media?” . The weeklong program will be hosted by Princeton’s German Department. It will be directed by Bernhard Siegert (Weimar) and Nikolaus Wegmann (Princeton).
Besides the directors the faculty will include renowned film maker Harun Farocki as well as scholars of media and literature such as Thomas Y. Levin (Princeton), Petra McGillen (Dartmouth), Grant Wythoff (Columbia), and Harun Maye (Weimar).
A full list of faculty will be announced on the official website soon.
The Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies invites applications from outstanding doctoral candidates throughout the world in media studies and related fields such as film studies, literary studies, philosophy, art history, architecture, sociology, politics, the history of science and visual culture.
All application materials should be sent by email to ssms@Princeton.EDU and must be received by November 25, 2013.
Deadline: November 25, 2013