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Environments as Media with John Durham Peters

November 20, 2018
By: 
Dr. Geo Takach
John Durham Peters presentation at Royal Roads University

The School of Communication and Culture is proud to welcome internationally renowned communications author and scholar John Durham Peters for a guest lecture on November 20, 2018. Peters, who is a Maria Rosa Menocal Professor of English and of Film and Media Studies at Yale University, presented on the history of human communication on weather, and what it means and says about us today.

His presentation, Environments as Media, is based on his 2016 book, The Marvelous Clouds, which explores the parallels between the natural and technical worlds. Read more about this presentation.

The joint event with the University of British Columbia and the University of Victoria was streamed live.