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Performing Image
Book launch and conversation

Join us for the launch of Performing Image by critic Isobel Harbison, published by MIT Press. In Performing Image, Harbison examines how artists have combined performance and moving image in their work since the 1960s. This convergence both anticipates and contextualises a much broader social turn to performing images since the advent of smart phones […]

Mark Jones and Siobhán Dowling in Conversation
On Rosa Luxemburg

2019 marks one hundred years since Rosa Luxemburg was murdered in Berlin by members of the Freikorps, a right-wing government sponsored militia. The ramifications of this terrible event are wide-ranging and Luxemburg has since become a hugely significant figure for many groups. Join us to hear academic Mark Jones and journalist Siobhán Dowling discuss the […]

Talks by Katja Riegler and Sinéad Hogan
On Günther Anders

The Douglas Hyde is pleased to announce that Katja Riegler, (Germanic Studies, TCD) and Sinéad Hogan (Art + Research Collaboration, IADT) will each give a talk on the writings of Günther Anders, the anti-nuclear activist and philosopher who fixated on technology’s capacity to outpace any human intention. This event has been programmed to coincide with […]