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Ghost Reading Series : James Wright (1968) — Dec 13, 2018 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - LB-671.05

SpokenWeb presents a reading series composed of re-playing entire recordings from the Sir George Williams Poetry Series. The readings will be held on the same day that they took place, years ago, at Concordia (then SGW University). Join us to listen, reflect, write, and respond to this experience of hearing, again, the mediated voice. During […]

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Archiving Oral History and Secondary Analysis with Paul Thompson — Oct 10, 2018 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling (LB 1042)

The Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, the Concordia Library and the Spokenweb Project are proud to co-sponsor a two hour workshop on “Archiving Oral History and Secondary Analysis” with Paul Thompson. Thompson is one of the founders of global oral history, and he is the author of the classic text The Voice of […]

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Projects Coordination for The SpokenWeb (Post)

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PROJECTS COORDINATOR THE SPOKENWEB: Conceiving and Creating a Nationally Networked Archive of Literary Recordings for Research and Teaching CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY, Montreal, QC NOTE: This posting represents a one (1) year full-time Research-Associate contract position, with the potential of renewal. SCOPE Reporting to Jason Camlot, the Principal Investigator of The SpokenWeb Partnership Grant research team (a […]

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The Literary Audio Symposium — Dec 2-5, 2016 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University

A Free-to-Attend Conference December 2-5, 2016, Concordia University Tune in to the LIVE STREAM.   Digitized spoken-audio archives have proliferated over the past two decades, making a wide range of historically significant analog spoken recordings originally captured in different media formats accessible to listeners and scholars for the first time. Online repositories like PennSound and the […]

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The Promise of Paradise: Reading, Researching, and Using the Private Library — Jun 17-18, 2016 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University

A Free-to-Attend Conference June 17-18, Concordia University “I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.” – Jorge Luis Borges In recent years, the idea of the library has become increasingly important to scholars of and experts on architecture, creative writing, digital humanities, history, and numerous other fields. Our conference asks contributors to join […]

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Can Lit Across Media: Un-Archiving the Temporal Literary Event — Jun 5-6, 2015 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University

CONFERENCE: June 5-6th 2015 Concordia University, Montreal As the culmination of the four-year SSHRC IG-funded project SpokenWeb, a conference “Can Lit Across Media: Un-Archiving the Temporal Literary Event” will be held at Concordia University on June 5-6th 2015. It will gather scholars, writers, archivists and media practitioners for an intensive investigation into the past, present, […]

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Daphne Marlatt & Diane Wakoski: Performing the SpokenWeb Archive, November 21st — Nov 21, 2014 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University

Please join us for the second instalment of the Performing the SpokenWeb Reading Series. A collaboration project between the English & History Department.  All events are open to the public.     FREE AFTERNOON WORKSHOP WITH THE POETS Oral Literary History: The Poetics of Real Life Stories with Daphne Marlatt & Diane Wakoski Friday November 21st […]

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Jaap Blonk, Christian Bök, & Tanya Tagaq — Oct 28-29, 2013 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University

A Public Performance From Exceptional Artists We are pleased to present Dutch composer Jaap Blonk, Canadian poet Christian Bök, and Inuit throat singer Tanya Tagaq for a public performance onOctober 28, 2013 at 7PM in the Henry F. Hall Building (Room-767) at Concordia University (1455 De Maisonneuve W. Blvd.). Tanya Tagaq is a contemporary performance artist […]

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Approaching the Poetry Series Conference — Apr 5-6, 2013 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University

Using Literary Recordings as Scholars and Digital Designers Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada 5 April – 6 April 2013. SpokenWeb will be hosting a two-day conference to be held at Concordia University, Friday, April 5 – Saturday, April 6, 2013.  This mini-conference invites scholars and digital developers to engage directly with the recordings of “The Poetry […]

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George Bowering and David McFadden: Performing the Spoken Word Archive — Oct 12, 2012 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - H-110

Friday October 12, 2012 Exhibits at 6:00 P.M. Reading at 7:00 P.M. H-110, Henry F. Hall Building, Concordia University 1455 De Maisonneuve Street West (514) 848-2424 ext. 2340 The SSHRC IG SpokenWeb Research Team is pleased to announce its first event in the “Performing the Spoken Word Archive” series. The event will be held Friday, […]

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