Posts tagged with »immersion«

The Power of Immersion. Performance – Affect – Politics. A subjective report

Immersion is a new buzzword for scholars of emerging technologies, and for anyone who feels haunted by the arrival of technologies that enhance our experience of augmented and virtual reality. In today’s highly aestheticized life, an increasing desire for immersive experience often leads to ever bigger disappointments. In order to analyze multi-layered phenomena of immersion, … more

Affective societies, affected scientists! Five questions to Adam Alston

The interview series poses questions concerning the role of affects and emotions in research practice and contemporary society to researches on short-term visit and associate members of the Collaborative Research Center “Affective Societies”. Today, we introduce Adam Alston who is Lecturer in Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Surrey. His research explores the aesthetics … more

(Deutsch) A Lesson in Empathy?

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. „Wer demnächst vor einem Lebensmittelmarkt einen Obdachlosen lagern sieht, wird vielleicht mit anderem Blick auf ihn schauen – weil er in dieser … more

(Deutsch) A Lesson in Sharing

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. „Earthport“, ein „human specific“ Performanceprojekt, hatte bereits vor über einem Jahr in den Räumen der Vierten Welt in Berlin-Kreuzberg Premiere. Es handelt … more

(Deutsch) A Lesson in Socializing

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Der „Social Muscle Club“ veranstaltet in Kollaboration mit Performer*innen und Choreograf*innen Formate sozialer Zusammenkunft, die dem Training intergenerationellen und interkulturellen Dialogs dienen. … more

(Deutsch) A Lesson in Floating

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Stellen Sie sich vor, Sie sitzen in einem kleinen, abgedunkelten Kinosaal. Neben Ihnen in der ersten Reihe auf den roten Sesseln sitzen … more