Please join us for four themed discussions led by faculty panels in March and April. Check out the readings on the archpc server! All discussions take place from 4:30 to 6:00PM in MM303.
WED MAR 19
UNDER THE RED SKY
Is sustainability the luxury of the rich? What are the politics of nature?
Mondor | Rosenblum | Folan
Object of Ecosophy (Guattari)
The Ethics of Becoming Imperceptible (Braidotti)
Reflections on Cross-pollinating the Humanities (Peterson-Boring)
WED APR 02
TIME OUT OF MIND
Representation is by definition without responsibility.
Digital need not express detachment.
Gannon | Huber | Cupkova
Design Fiction (Sterling)
Preface to The Order of Things (Foucault)
The "Avant-Garde" in America (Kwinter)
WED APR 09
WORLD GONE WRONG
The network city is synthetic.
How can there be an architecture of infrastructure?
Nourbakhsh | Kline | Barbuto
Why the Future Doesn't Need Us (Joy)
Waiting for Gaia (Latour)
The Biointelligence Explosion (Pearce)
WED APR 23
KNOCKED OUT LOADED
Is design process a dirty word?
Practice is research?
Do we teach a methodology or a mindset?
Clifford | Bard | Hayes
A Synchronic Society (Sterling)
Drawing is Discovery (Berger)
The Other Side of the Story (Shelton)