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A Little Idea for Our Last Session (July 9th)

Natale, Simone (18 juin 2012)

On July 9th, there will be the last session of our course. It will be full Summer, most of you won’t have much energy left after this semester. So, I think it would be nice to make something different and entertaining. The topic of the 9th July session is “New media and the imaginary.” So why ...

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The Panicking Audiences of Early Film and Radio

Natale, Simone (16 mai 2012)

The next seminar session will focus on a very particular media fantasy: the story of the “train effect”, according to which the first audiences of Lumière brothers’ cinematograph were so shocked by the spectacle of film to take it for real, panicking before the image of a train coming in ...

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Telepathy and Wireless

Natale, Simone (30 mai 2012)

In the next seminar session (June 4th), titled “Wireless and Telepathy,” we will address the relationship between theories on telepathic communication and media technologies. We will see how technologies such as wireless, telegraphy, the telephone, and the computer were frequently connected to a ...

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Media Prophecies, Religious Prophecies?

Natale, Simone (17 avr. 2012)

In the next session of our seminar (April 23rd), we will focus on the role of prophecies, forecasts, and predictions in the cultural reception of communications media. The text chosen to address this issue is David Nye’s essay Technological Predictions: A Promethean Problem (please download it ...

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Astrology

Natale, Simone (24 avr. 2012)

Following to our discussion of astrology in connection to prophecies on media and other kinds of predictions, I would like to add a bibliographic reference which could be of interest to those of you who would like to know more about this subject. This is a very interesting and inspiring book by the ...

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Provisional Plan for the Presentation Sessions

Natale, Simone (25 mai 2012)

Here is a provisional plan for the presentation sessions of our seminar, which will take place on June 25th, July 2nd, and July 9th. Surnames have been removed for privacy reasons. First Session June 18th, 2012 Group 5: Rachel M., Nora G., Sebastian K., Melina L. Title (provisional): Dystopian and ...

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The Spiritual Telegraph and the relation between body and electricity in Spiritualism

georgi (29 juin 2012)

“We are negative to our guardian spirits; they are positive to us. The whole mystery is illustrated by the workings of the common magnetic telegraph. The principles involved are identical.” Spiritual scientist “1. Electric charges attract or repel one another with a force inversely ...

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Albert Robida's Twentieth Century

Natale, Simone (24 avr. 2012)

The next session of our seminar (April 30th) will focus on how science fiction literature and film address technology and therefore create “media fantasies.” The text chosen is an essay written by Vivian Sobchack, a scholar who is doing some excellent work in the fields of media history and film ...

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If Cinema Dreams Television...

Natale, Simone (7 juin 2012)

Next session of our seminar will be dedicated to popular fantasies on television. We will have a guest speaker, Sven Pötting, who is an expert of contemporary cinema, with a particular emphasis on Latin American movie culture. After having discussed the required text, a chapter from Jeffrey Sconce ...

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"Old" and "new" media

Natale, Simone (3 avr. 2012)

The next session of our seminar (April 16th) will examine how the idea of novelty influences the cultural reception of media technology, and how the emergence of “new” technologies stimulates reactions of fear as well as enthusiasm. The text chosen to address this topic is the introduction to a ...

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