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April 2014

Online Reading and the Future of Annotation

April 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
MIT Building 66, Room 110,
25 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA
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Using the tools of online textual annotation, readers can collaborate on annotating or interpreting a work, make their annotations public, and respond to interpretations by others.

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Purple Blurb: Scott Rettberg, “Videos & Combinatory Videos”

April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
MIT Building 14E, Room 310,
160 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA
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Rettberg is the project leader of ELMCIP (Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice), a HERA-funded collaborative research project, and a founder of the Electronic Literature Organization.

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2014 Media Spectacle

April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
MIT Building 32 (Stata Center), Room 155,
32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA
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Showcasing video projects created by MIT students, staff, faculty and affiliates. Entry deadline: April 21.

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May 2014

Tarleton Gillespie: “Algorithms, and the Production of Calculated Publics”

May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
MIT Media Lab, Room 633,
75 Amherst St., Cambridge, MA
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In this talk Tarleton Gillespie will highlight one particular dimension of these algorithms, their production of calculated publics: algorithmically produced snapshots of the “public” around us and what most concerns it.

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Purple Blurb: Jill Walker Rettberg, “Selfies”

May 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
MIT Building 14E, Room 310,
160 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA
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Professor of Digital Culture at the University of Bergen in Norway. Her research centers on how we tell stories online, and she has published on electronic literature, digital art, blogging, games and selfies.

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Science Writing Thesis Day

May 16 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Thesis presentations by the students in the Graduate Program in Science Writing.

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July 2014

Game Development for Software Engineers 2014

July 14 - 18
MIT Game Lab,
MIT Building 26, Cambridge, MA
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Over the course of a week in July, learn all the best practices for game development. Applicable to developers in many industries, from mobile apps and interactive book to health care, defense, education, and training.

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