Please join Cole Mash and the Spoken Web Community Task Force to discuss and workshop The CTF’s new draft of their Goals, Mandate, and Action Plan documentation.
SpokenWebPod Listening Party – Revisiting ‘The Agony and the Ecstasy of Elizabeth Smart’ — Oct 04, 2021 (Events)
We welcome Season 3 of The SpokenWeb Podcast by reintroducing and replaying an episode for you that exemplifies what our podcast is all about.
The SpokenWeb partnership is delighted to announce that the online exhibition AURAL ALTERITIES by SpokenWeb 2020-2021 Curator-in-Residence jamilah malika abu-bakare can now be viewed online at auralalterities.com.
Making a Network of Relations Visible: Where are the margins of the local? What are the ethics of data/representation? — Aug 06, 2021 (Events)
An online conversation with Deanna Fong, Ryan Rice, Constance Crompton, and Tomasz Neugebauer as part of the speaker series Desire Lines presented by the Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) in coordination with Artexte and SpokenWeb Curated by Felicity Tayler and Michael Maranda, with assistance from Faith Paré Friday, August 6, 2021 @ 2 – […]
SpokenWeb is seeking a candidate to participate in the maintenance and development of our portal website: https://spokenweb.ca/.
This network shows us how the absences, or received lack, in one publishing project generates desire for new ones. These panelists will share their personal memories of scenes and magazines as sites of discursive community, reflecting on how one magazine can emerge as a response to another.
In this listening practice, guide-hosts Jason Camlot and Katherine McLeod take up the call of SpokenWeb organizational partner Blue Metropolis to conduct an event that explores the theme of hope in relation to the archival pursuits of our research network. To this end, we invite past guides of SpokenWeb listening practices, and all members of the SpokenWeb network, to select a short (30 second max) sound clip from their archival or other research interests that sounds an idea or feeling of hope, for us to listen to and discuss together.
Intergenerational mentoring is a central experience of cultural transmission; within publishing networks we can sense a print-based trace of Black feminist sensations of belonging. Magazines of the 1980s, such as Fireweed and Tiger Lily, offer a view into activist spaces where gaining access to print was a means to rewrite the terms of racialization and socioeconomic oppression. This panel will conjure personal memories around institutions such as Sister Vision Press and Fresh Arts as crucibles for cultural production in Toronto.
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