Staging difficult histories through immersive technologies
7th June 2021
2pm – 5:30pm
Watch the recorded version of the workshop here
BIRMAC and Birkbeck Institute for the Study of Antisemitism, with the support of the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities invites experts in the field to showcase their research on new, immersive technologies, and identify specific concerns relating to the ethics of engagement with difficult subject matter and human experience such as persecution, discrimination, racism, and violence.
Mobilising memories through mixed reality
5th May 2021, 3pm – 5pm
Part of the Birkbeck Arts Week 2021
Mobilising memories through mixed reality explores experts testimony, witnessing and empathy; embodiment and immersion through the interactivity of mixed reality media.
Organised by Dr Silke Arnold de-Simine (Department of Film, Media and Cultural Studies), Dr Diana Popescu (Pears Institute), Birkbeck (University of London). Supported by the Experimental Humanities Collaborative Network.