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New article on digital technologies and literary genres

A recent article by Claire has come out in a special issue of the journal Revista Tropelías: Revista de Teoría de la Literatura y Literatura Comparada. Guest edited by Teresa López-Pellisa and Ana Casas, the special issue is dedicated to the topic of ‘Narrativas transmedia, hipermedia e intermedia: teoría y crítica’.   After an introduction … Continue reading

Welcome to the website for the Digital Latin American Cultures Network, led by researchers from the University of Liverpool, the University of Leeds, and Queen's University Belfast, which researches the cultural dimensions of new media in Latin America.

Upcoming talks by project members

Thea Pitman has been invited to present a paper entitled 'Mestizaje and Cyborgism on Either Side of the Line' at the EA Peers Annual Symposium, dedicated to the theme of 'Fronte(i)ras', University of Liverpool, 4 November 2016.

Thea Pitman has been invited to present a paper entitled 'The Poetics of Digital Indigeneity' at the Latin American Indigeneities Workshop, University College Cork, 6 October 2016.

Thea Pitman will present a paper entitled 'Waste Not, Want Not: The Ethics of Recycling in Latin American Digital Cultures' at the symposium Eco-criticism in Times of Crisis: Nature, Capital and Culture in the Hispanic and Lusophone Worlds, University of Leeds, 17 June 2016.

Claire Taylor has been invited to give the keynote speech at the Contagion and Containment conference, University of Cambridge, on 21 May 2016

Thea Pitman has been invited to speak on '"Aztec High-tech" and Beyond: What's Latin American Art Got to Do with Science?' at Otley Science Café, on 24 March 2016

Tori Holmes will present the paper 'Proliferating Texts: Reading Brazilian Digital Culture for Meaning and Motion' at the Forms of Informality: Textual Analysis and Popular Culture in the Global South symposium, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 11-12 March 2016

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