Bodies and Assistive Technologies | Stockholm University

Dates: April 2021 (exact dates tbc)
Venue:
Stockholm University

Event Description

In association with the Nordic Network for Gender, Body and Health (https://genderbodyhealth.wordpress.com/).

This two-day workshop will explore the specific interaction between bodies and assistive technologies through a set of cross-disciplinary conversations. Presentations will cover: the theorization of technologized embodiment; prostheses and function; robotics and telepresence; ideas of normal and ordinary assistance; the phenomenology of assisted experience; and questions of care. Participants will be members of the itDf team and members and affiliates of the Nordic Network.

Contact us

To find out more about this event please contact Luna Dolezal.
l.r.dolezal@exeter.ac.uk