Category Archives: publications

Office Truisms in Neural #61

My series of Office Truisms, the postcard versions that I first designed for the Archaeologies of Media and Technology (AMT) research group, are featured as an extra in the wonderful Neural magazine, with a postcard  placed against its position on a holding graphic

Office Truisms in Neural #61

My series of Office Truisms, the postcard versions that I first designed for the Archaeologies of Media and Technology (AMT) research group, are featured as an extra in the wonderful Neural magazine, with a postcard  placed against its position on a holding graphic

Translate and Describe is out!

I’m very proud to have an essay in Amodern 8: Translation–Machination, edited by Christine Mitchell and Rita Raley. My essay, ‘Translate and Describe: Archive-Based Image Description as an Intermedial Translation Technique’, maps the relationships between two forms of information processing: direct (literal) translation

Translate and Describe is out!

I’m very proud to have an essay in Amodern 8: Translation–Machination, edited by Christine Mitchell and Rita Raley. My essay, ‘Translate and Describe: Archive-Based Image Description as an Intermedial Translation Technique’, maps the relationships between two forms of information processing: direct (literal) translation

Photography and the Archive — book contract signed

Pleased to report that I’ve just signed a contact with Routledge for an academic monograph with the working title ‘Photography and the Archive’. It will be part of the series Directions in Cultural History  — a perfect place for this

Photography and the Archive — book contract signed

Pleased to report that I’ve just signed a contact with Routledge for an academic monograph with the working title ‘Photography and the Archive’. It will be part of the series Directions in Cultural History  — a perfect place for this

A few words

Walter van Rijn has designed a small publication around our performance at the recent Festival of Words in Southampton. Make words great again.

A few words

Walter van Rijn has designed a small publication around our performance at the recent Festival of Words in Southampton. Make words great again.

Manifesto: Graphic, Sonic, Affective Object

Here is an online preview of my short piece entitled ‘Manifesto: Graphic, Sonic, Affective Object’, written for the inaugural issue of Media Theory  journal http://mediatheoryjournal.org/jane-birkin-manifesto-object/ I’m excited to be on the editorial board of this new journal and I’m in extremely

Manifesto: Graphic, Sonic, Affective Object

Here is an online preview of my short piece entitled ‘Manifesto: Graphic, Sonic, Affective Object’, written for the inaugural issue of Media Theory  journal http://mediatheoryjournal.org/jane-birkin-manifesto-object/ I’m excited to be on the editorial board of this new journal and I’m in extremely

AMT Manual

The AMT Office Manual is out at last! This has been a lovely little summer project with Jussi Parikka. With great contributions from colleagues near and far.

AMT Manual

The AMT Office Manual is out at last! This has been a lovely little summer project with Jussi Parikka. With great contributions from colleagues near and far.

‘… the most dangerous place in the place …’

Abstracts here for  upcoming essays on patainstitutionalism for the Journal for Research Cultures – including mine, ‘… the most dangerous place in the place …’, writing as The Grey Institute with Rima Dunn.

‘… the most dangerous place in the place …’

Abstracts here for  upcoming essays on patainstitutionalism for the Journal for Research Cultures – including mine, ‘… the most dangerous place in the place …’, writing as The Grey Institute with Rima Dunn.