Please join us at this year’s first Media History seminar for Steve Connor’s talk titled ‘Psychotechnographies: Why All Machines Are Writing Machines’. We’ll be meeting at 6pm on Tuesday October 18 in Senate House Room 104.
Steve Connor is Grace 2 Professor of English in the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge. His most recent books are Beyond Words: Sobs, Hums, Stutters and Other Vocalizations (Reaktion 2014); Beckett, Modernism and the Material Imagination (Cambridge University Press, 2014); and Living By Numbers: In Defence of Quantity (Reaktion/Chicago University Press, 2016). He is at work on a book called Dream Machines about the history of imaginary machines and mechanisms. Further info is available at his website: http://stevenconnor.com/