Presentation at Play / Perform / Participate conference
Together with professor Nirav Christophe of the Research Centre Performative Processes Joris Weijdom will give a presentation during the ‘Play / Perform / Participate’ conference in Utrecht. This paper presentation Co-creation in technologically enhanced performative processes is part of the HKU panel in the Technology and Stages stand.
“In today’s mediatized culture and society, we use media for playing, performing, and participating in artistic practices and also in larger processes of cultural reproduction, social integration and socialization. The aim of the conference Play / Perform / Participate is to discuss the intermedial valences of play, performance, and participation as increasingly intersecting practices.
Spread out over three days, with around 50 panels, the second conference by the International Society of Intermedial Studies will take place at Utrecht University in the Netherlands from the 16th till the 18th of April 2015. The panels address the most important themes and topics in contemporary media cultures in an interdisciplinary way: changing processes of participation and co-creation in politics and culture, the complexity of representations and interactions in a media-saturated environment, and the influence of all kinds of mediators on our interpretation of experiences, our sense of presence and affect.”
More info on this conference: http://isis2015.nl