31.05. - 02.06.17
Festsaal im Goethehaus, Weimar

Conference Schedule


Wednesday, May 31st

5.00-5.30 pm
Welcome Address & Introduction

Bernhard Siegert & Lorenz Engell

5.30-7.30 pm
Panel 1 Chair: Stephan Gregory

5.30-6.30 pm
Plans for the Planet. Félix Guattari and the Problem of Ecology

Henning Schmidgen (Weimar)

6.30-7.30 pm
A Community of Limbs. Co-Evolution of Man, Media, Culture, and Organs in the Mediocene

Niels Werber (Siegen)

07.30 pm
Opening Reception

Thursday, June 1st

10.00 am–01.30 pm
Panel 2 Chair: Julia Bee

10.00-11.00 am
Odyssey without Nostos or From Globe to Planet

Hans-Christian von Herrmann (Berlin)

11.00-11.30 am
Coffee Break

11.30 am-12.30 pm
Entangled Trees and Arboreal Networks of Sensitive Environments

Birgit Schneider (Potsdam)

cancelled The Lab is the (Media) Scene

Jussi Parikka (Southampton):

01.30-3.00 pm
Lunch Break

3.00-6.30 pm
Panel 3 Chair: Christiane Voss

3.00-4.00 pm
Radiant Creatures

Emily Eliza Scott (Zürich)

04.00-05.00 pm
When Reefs Dream of Electronic Fish

Elizabeth A. Povinelli (New York)

05.00-05.30 pm
Coffee Break

05.30-06.30 pm
Abandoned Infrastructures. Technical Networks beyond Nature and Culture

Gabriele Schabacher (Weimar)

Friday, June 2nd

10.00 am–01.30 pm
Panel 4 Chair: Jörg Dünne

10.00-11.00 am
Philology and Archivology of the Drilling Core

Jörg Paulus (Weimar)

11.00-11.30 am
Coffee Break

11.30 am-12.30 pm
From Plio-/Mio-/Eocene via Anthropocene to Mediocene? On the Use and Abuse of Stratifying the Earth’s Crust by Mapping Time into Space

Georg Toepfer (Berlin)

cancelled A Media Revolution in the Late Pleistocene? Göbekli Tepe in Perspective

Erhard Schüttpelz (Siegen)

01.30-02.00 pm
Closing Remarks

Lorenz Engell & Bernhard Siegert