It never rains but it pours: another PARSE

Hot on the heels of issue # 10 on Migration going live, there is now also issue # 11 of PARSE Journal on ‘Intersections’. With an entirely different focus, this issue – not surprisingly edited by three women, Kristina Hagström-Ståhl, Jyoti Mistry and Jessica Hemmings – comprises a wide ranging set of contributions that relate toContinue reading “It never rains but it pours: another PARSE”

More PARSE

The Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts at the University of Gothenburg hosted its third PARSE conference over the last coupe of days (13-15 November 2019) focusing on the theme of ‘Human’. Politically, culturally and theoretically, it is impossible today to navigate through the dense lattice of emergencies and urgencies without addressing the questionContinue reading “More PARSE”

PARSE 9 on Work

The ninth issue of PARSE Journal is now live, on the recently revamped website. Some further texts still to be added (and some texts still to be tweaked), but there is a lot to explore on issues related to artistic work, labour, working conditions, care and self-care through a wide range of texts. On theContinue reading “PARSE 9 on Work”

Meta PARSE

In the course of 2018 the Faculty of Fine, Applied, and Performing Arts at the University of Gothenburg has shifted its publishing approach. Rather than publishing PARSE Journal via distinct issues in both print and online, as it had done since its inception, it has gone mainly digital. As the new website states: ‘PARSE does not undertake orContinue reading “Meta PARSE”

Another PARSE issue online

Meanwhile PARSE issue 7 on Speculation has also gone online. This issue explores how and why speculative thinking and speculative activity have obtained a new topicality, especially in philosophy, culture and politics, in a condition marked by the absence of certainty, the crisis of the crisis of metaphysics, the dominance of finance capital and theContinue reading “Another PARSE issue online”

On Management

Issue 5 of the open access PARSE Journal of Valand Academy of the University of Gothenburg has just gone online (click here to access the webpage). As always, it comprises an interesting range of texts, this time on ideas and practices related to management in the arts – both on individual and institutional levels. Contributors includeContinue reading “On Management”

PARSE # 5

I am currently working on proofing issue # 5 of the PARSE Journal, published by the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The topic for this issue is Management. Editors this time are Erling Björgvinsson, Henric Benesch and Andrea Phillips. The two previous issues I worked on, on Repetition and Reneges and Time(s), were very interesting and IContinue reading “PARSE # 5”

PARSE # 3, and now # 4

With PARSE # 3 recently released – you can access it here – am now proofing issue # 4, which follows Valand Academy’s conference on Time, held in 2015. Among the contributors are Simon Critchley and Bruno Latour, as well as Marc Boumeester, Jason Bowman, Sonja Dahl, Gerhard Eckel, Atzu Amann y Alcocer and Rodrigo Delso Gutiérrez,Continue reading “PARSE # 3, and now # 4”