Silence Workshop with Dr. Jonathan Sterne
Room 404 – Thompson House, 3650 McTavish
Followed by drinks from 5:00-7:00pm
During the first hour of the workshop (3:00-4:00pm), Professor Sterne will discuss two readings: a chapter from Wendy Brown’s Edgework: Critical Essays on Knowledge and Politics, and Michele Friedner and Stefan Helmreich’s “Sound Studies Meets Deaf Studies.” During the second hour of the workshop, we will focus on methods for discussing silence. Please bring your own research questions to the workshop.