We are happy to announce the international conference Media in Transition (MiT) that will take place at Het Huis in Utrecht on June 26.
In four plenary sessions scholars such as William Uricchio, Henry Jenkins, Lisa Parks, Vicky Mayer, Amanda Lotz, Erkki Huhtamo, Jussi Parikka, Jennifer Holt, Lynn Spiegel, and Roberta Pearson will address topics such as datafication, changing media infrastructures, public values, participatory empowerment, and niche strategies in conversation with discussants from VPRO, Mediawijzer, EYE Filminstitute Netherlands, Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (Beeld en Geluid), and the European Broadcasting Union.
The registration is now open: https://mit.sites.uu.nl/registration/
The conference fee is 20€ (regular)/15€ (students) and includes lunch & coffee/tea during breaks.
For more information on the conference see: https://mit.sites.uu.nl
The day before, on June 25, we will also run several exciting pre-conference workshops at Utrecht University College. Participation in the workshops is free of charge and not contingent on attendance of the conference, but registration is required!
For more information on the conference and the workshops see: https://mit.sites.uu.nl
We are looking forward to the event and hope to see you there!
The MiT@UU Organizing Team