Timothy Murray

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Timothy
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Murray
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Timothy Murray, Director of the Society for the Humanites, Professor of Comparative Literature and English, and Curator of the Rose Goldsen Archive of New Media Art at Cornell University. He sits on the Executive Board of HASTAC.

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Timothy Murray is Professor of Comparative Literature and English and Curator of the Rose Goldsen Archive of New Media Art. He is the Cornell Principal Investigator of the Central Humanities Corridor, generously supported by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and he sits on the International Advisory Board of the Consortium of the Humanities Centers and Institutes (CHCI) and the Executive Board of the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Advanced Collaboratory (HASTAC). He is Co-Moderator of the -empyre- new media listserv and the author of Digital Baroque: New Media Art and Cinematic Folds (Minnesota 2008); Zonas de Contacto: el arte en CD-ROM (Centro de la imagen, 1999); Drama Trauma: Specters of Race and Sexuality in Performance, Video, Art (Routledge, 1997); Like a Film: Ideological Fantasy on Screen, Camera, and Canvas (Routledge, 1993); Theatrical Legitimation: Allegories of Genius in XVIIth-Century England and France (Oxford, 1987). He is editor of Mimesis, Masochism & Mime: The Politics of Theatricality in Contemporary French Thought (Michigan, 1997) and, with Alan Smith, Repossessions: Psychoanalysis and the Phantasms of Early-Modern Culture (Minnesota, 1997). His curatorial projects include CTHEORY MULTIMEDIA and Contact Zones: The Art of the CD-Rom.

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Society for the Humanities 2013-14 Fellowships

October 1 2012
The Society for the Humanities Focal theme for 2013-2014 is “OCCUPATION: From Space and Time to Practice and Politics." Six to eight Fellows will be appointed. Selected Fellows will collaborate with the Director, Timothy Murray , Professor of Comparative Literature and English and Curator of the...
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Risk: Cornell Society for the Humanities Fellowships 2012-13

CORNELL SOCIETY FOR THE HUMANITIES FELLOWSHIPS 2012-2013 Timothy Murray, Director of the Society for the Humanities, is pleased to announce the 2012-2013 research focal theme: "Risk @ Humanities." Six to eight Fellows will be appointed. Senior Scholars in Residence: William Leiss Scientist,...
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Global Aesthetics: Intersecting Culture, Theory, Practice

The Society for the Humanities at Cornell and the Mellon Central New York Humanities Corridor present a conference on Global Aesthetics: Intersecting Culture, Theory, Practice Organized by Timothy Murray October 15-16, 2010 A. D. White House, Cornell University Leading international artists,...
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Institute for Aesthetic Research, Exit Art, New York

The Institute for Aesthetic Research Wednesdays, 6-8pm October 21 – November 18, 2009 As part of America for Sale , artists Daniel Lichtman and David Baumflek will host The Institute for Aesthetic Research (IAR) - a program of public events, talks and discussions focused on Art, Economics and...
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Networks/Mobilities at Cornell

CORNELL SOCIETY FOR THE HUMANITIES FELLOWSHIPS 2009-2010 Timothy Murray, Director of the Society for the Humanities, is pleased to announce the 2009-2010 research focal theme: "Networks/Mobilities." Six to eight Fellows will be appointed. Selected Fellows will collaborate with two Senior Scholars...
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