On April 11–12, I'll be participating in Utopia After the Human, the fifth symposium organized by the research network Imaginaries of the Future: Historicizing the Present. I'll be presenting work from my ongoing research on the ways that ideas of the Anthropocene circulate in visual media, focusing on dystopian imagery and environmental documentary. The other papers cover … Continue reading Utopia After the Human
I'll be doing a conference presentation of my "Postcards from the Future" project, on California, science fiction, utopia, and dystopia at the Abiding Cities conference at CUNY this November. I'll be part of a panel called "Viable Utopias" on November 14 at 12:30. Come and say hello!
My essay that appeared in Boom: A Journal of California's winter 13-14 issue is on Slate.com today as "California is the Future." The original text and photos have been enhanced with a map plotting the locations of future California, by my UCSC Digital Art & New Media colleague Wayne Marci. Check it out!
My latest essay, accompanied by my photographs of sci-fi film locations in CA, is out this month in the Winter 13-14 issue of Boom: A journal of California. http://www.photosnack.com/7D8FBAD9E8C/ptkab9pp.html "Postcards From the Future" From Boom Winter 2013, Vol. 3, No. 4 Postcards from the Future - Boom: A Journal of California, a set on Flickr. … Continue reading Postcards from the Future