Transliteracy Colloquium Programme

May 15, 2007
Organised by
The Production and Research in Transliteracy group (PART)
Institute of Creative Technologies,
De Montfort University,
Leicester, UK.
10:30 Registration and coffee
11:00 Welcome and Introduction – Prof. Sue Thomas
11:30 The Transliteracy Conversation:
Towards transliteracy: Howard Rheingold via video
Transliteracy as a cognitive tool: Dr. Simon Perril
Producing transliteracy: Kate Pullinger and Chris Joseph
Reading transliteracy: Jess Laccetti
Transliteracy and social research: Bruce Mason
The transliterate lifeworld: Prof. Sue Thomas
Transliteracy and the philosophy of technology: Simon Mills
Transliteracy and music technology: Prof. Andrew Hugill
Transliteracy and interactivity: Prof. Mohammad Ibrahim
Interlude: The Machine is Us/ing Us Michael Wesch via YouTube
12:30 Summing Up – Prof. Sue Thomas
12:45 Lunch
13:30 Responses from the floor – Chair: Bruce Mason
14:00 The Qualities of Transliteracy – Small group discussion
15:00 Break
15:15 Plenary Discussion – Chair: Prof. Sue Thomas
16:00 Day ends