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Performing the Archive: A Remix @ Blue Met Festival — May 05, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival - La Vitrola

Part of the Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival Cost: Free Jason Camlot partners with Katherine McLeod, affiliate assistant professor of English and a researcher with SpokenWeb. Together they will transform archived poetry readings from the SpokenWeb project into a remix of voice, rhythm and movement. Hosted by Deanna Fong, a long-time SpokenWeb collaborator, this event […]

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The Words and Music Show @ Blue Met Festival — May 04, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival - Hôtel 10, Salle Godin

Part of the Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival Cost: $7 This event is hosted by writer, performer and SpokenWeb community partner Ian Ferrier. It is Montreal’s longest-running literary variety show and this edition will feature Melanie Mununggurr-Williams, Liz Howard, Kaie Kellough and Julie Bruck. For tickets and more information, click here.

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Sounding the City – A reading by and conversation with Kaie Kellough — Apr 12, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - Hall Building (H561)

SpokenWeb & Writers Read present novelist, poet, and sound performer Kaie Kellough. Kellough will read selections from his new book of poetry Magnetic North (Penguin, 2019), Accordéon (ARP Books, 2016) and forthcoming fiction. The event will be hosted by Dr. Katherine McLeod. Kaie Kellough is a novelist, poet, and sound performer. He is the author […]

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Press Play East: Remixing the Compact Cassette — Apr 04, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - TAG Research Center (EV 11-435)

This workshop, led by Jon Saklofske (Acadia University) and Deanna Fong (Simon Fraser University) reflects upon the materiality, affordances, and constraints of cassette tape technology through techniques of revisualization, remediation, and remix. Focusing on the complex interplay between live sound and its recorded document, this workshop asks: What does the recording do to sound, its […]

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Littérature, médias et discours culturel – Samuel Mercier — Mar 15, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Université de Montréal - Pavillon Lionel-Groulx, local C-3061

Samuel Mercier (SpokenWeb Research Affiliate) will be giving a talk at the conference Littérature, medias et discours culturel about the recent discovery of the Alan Lord archive by the SpokenWeb team. Cette communication vise à explorer le cas du fonds Alan Lord, découvert lors de mes recherches avec l’équipe de SpokenWeb, afin de montrer les enjeux […]

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Séance de travail des membres du CRIHN 2018-2019 : Jason Camlot — Feb 15, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - CRIHN (Université de Montréal) - Salle C-2059, Carrefour des arts et des sciences

The Centre de recherche interuniversitaire sur les humanités numériques (CRIHN) will be hosting Jason Camlot, director of SpokenWeb, with Jared Wiercinski and Tomasz Neugebauer (both librarians at Concordia University). They will present on the development of a metadata schema and a metadata ingest system (Swallow) for the collections of digitized legacy literary audio that are […]

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Project Management Fundamentals for Immediate Application #2 — Mar 05, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - Webster Library (LB-322)

Yuliya Kondratenko (SpokenWeb Coordinator) will be instructing two workshops on project management on Feb 21, 2019 and on March 5, 2019. Whether you are managing a team, leading a committee, or encouraging someone’s learning, you need to support your people to maximize the potential of collaboration. In this session, we will explore the theory and […]

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Project Management Fundamentals for Immediate Application #1 — Feb 21, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - Webster Library (LB-322)

Yuliya Kondratenko (SpokenWeb Coordinator) will be instructing two workshops on project management on Feb 21, 2019 and on March 5, 2019. Whether you are managing a team, leading a committee, or encouraging someone’s learning, you need to support your people to maximize the potential of collaboration. In this session, we will explore the theory and […]

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Fifty Years Later: The Sir George Williams Affair by Louis Rastelli (ARCMTL) — Feb 23, 2019 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Concordia University - Webster Library (LB-322)

SpokenWeb presents this event in collaboration with The Quebec Anglophone Heritage Network (QAHN). Exactly fifty years ago this month, at what later became Concordia, where this talk is being held, Canada’s most dramatic and important student occupation of the 1960s took place. When a group of students, primarily of Caribbean descent, filed a protest against […]

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The SpokenWeb Show — Dec 16, 2018 (Events)

Montreal, QC - Casa del Popolo

As an in-person holiday get-together, we would like to invite you to a SpokenWeb event at Casa Del Popolo. The event is part of The Word & Music Show series organized by Ian Ferrier and it features performances by Klara Du Plessis, Katherine McLeod, Jason Camlot. Aurelio Meza will be making Cartonera Books* throughout the performance). […]

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