“Slow Disaster at the Digital Edge ”


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Presenter: 
Jackie Orr
Date and Time: 
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 5:30pm
Location: 

Department of Anthropology
Main Quad - Building 50
Room 51A (Colloquium Room)

Bio: 

Jackie Orr, Associate Professor of Sociology, Maxwell School, Syracuse University. Orr’s work focuses on contemporary and feminist theory; critical studies of technology, science and psychiatry; and cultural politics. She is the author of Panic Diaries: A Genealogy of Panic Disorder and recently performed: “Daddy Does Cybernetics: Diary of a Mental Patient,” a solo 60-minute live performance piece with video collage which is part political theater, part social history of U.S. Cold War culture and new cybernetic forms of social control.

Culture, Mind, and Medicine Seminar Series