International Correspondents

While 4Humanities began with participants and local chapters in Anglophone countries, it seeks to extend its scope and audience to other nations. To that end, 4Humanities International Correspondents are humanities researchers from non-Anglophone nations that report on events, policies, statements, and issues relating to the state of the humanities or advocacy for the humanities in the correspondent’s country. Sponsorship for these international correspondent positions during 2011-13 came from the Association for Computers and the Humanities (ACH), the Association for Literary and Linguistic Computing (ALLC), and the Canadian Institute for Research Computing in the Arts (CIRCA).

Global Perspectives: Interview with Alex Gil

[Para una versión en español de esta entrevista, favor de hacer clic]. Ernesto Priego: Can you describe who you are and what you do? Alex Gil: I am @elotroalex, the other Alex. I take to heart Sartre’s admonition that we are nothing and add Borges’ insight that we are someone other to the world. Columbia […]

Interview with Scott Kildall and Nathaniel Stern

By Eva Kekou, 4Humanities International Correspondent I had the honor of interviewing Scott Kildall and Nathaniel Stern, who both share an immense passion for art and creativity. I am glad we crossed paths some time ago and glad they are my friends now. Enjoy this interview and Happy New Year! Eva Kekou: Can you give […]

Interview with Artist and Curator Michelle Kasprzak

By Eva Kekou, 4Humanities International Correspondent As an international correspondent based in Europe, I decided to interview Michelle Kasprzak, an international curator for electronic and media art and a Canadian, originally, who is now based in Holland. Michelle Kasprzak, a self-trained artist, decided some years back to move to Europe. First she moved to the […]

amber’12: Interview with Ekmel Ertan, Director of amberPlatform in Istanbul

By Eva Kekou, 4Humanities International Correspondent As a 4Humanities international correspondent based in continental Europe I think it is very productive to link the world of digital humanitie with interesting works of media art by both institutions and artists based in different places overseas and in Europe who all strive for art, expression and the […]