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Open seminar and book release


Date: Friday 3 September 2021

Time: 10.00 – 12.00

Location: Online

Welcome to the book release for the publication Digital Human Sciences: New Objects – New Approaches.

The book collects current perspectives on Digital Human Sciences and frames the research area at Stockholm University. The seminar will feature talks from some of the contributing authors, followed by a general discussion.

The antology Digital Human Sciences: New Objects – New Approaches (Sonya Petersson ed.) has been published June 8 in the Stockholm University Press book series Studies in Culture and Aesthetics.

Read more about the book

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Seminar presentations

Uno Fors, Stockholm University, and Sonya Petersson, Stockholm University
Welcome and introduction
Jonas Stier, Mälardalen University
“Revisiting the Human–Society–Technology Nexus: Intercultural Communication Studies as a Looking Glass for Scientific Self-Scrutiny in the Digital Human Sciences”
Karolina Uggla, Mälardalen University
“Interpreting Information Visualization”
Stanley Greenstein, Stockholm University
“Elevating Legal Informatics in the Digital Age”
Teresa Cerratto Pargman, Stockholm University, and Cormac McGrath, Stockholm University
“Be Careful What You Wish For! Learning Analytics and the Emergence of Data-Driven Practices in Higher Education”
Johan Jarlbrink, Umeå University
“How to Approach Hard Drives as Cultural Heritage”