Lectures


2017

Creative Computing

Given as part of the Hawksmoor Lecture Series, University of Greenwich.
Slides

Transdisciplinarity and the Legacy of ’Pataphysics

Given at the 'Creativity in the Borderland between Art and Science' symposium, Charles Darwin University, Australia, August 2nd-3rd.
Slides
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2016

Adventures in Creative Computing

Professorial Lecture at Bath Spa University
Video
Slides

Music and the Web

Given at Imagination WWW’P, a co-located conference at the WWW2016 Conference, Montréal, April 12th-15th, Université de Québec à Montréal.
Slides
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Fictive Materialities: Imaginary Technologies of Music

Given at the Algomech conference, Sheffield, November 13th
Slides

Transparency, Opacity, Antinomy: ’Pataphysics

Keynote given at the Transparency/Opacity conference, Amsterdam School of Cultural Analysis, University of Amsterdam, March 21-23.
Slides
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Centre for Creative Computing

Pecha Kucha given at Bath Spa University
Slides
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2014

'Pataphysics and Computing

Keynote paper given at the "Philadelphia à la ‘Pataphysique" conference, University of Pennsylvania, March 22nd, 2014.
Slides and Text

2013

Jobs of the Future

Given at the Centre for Creative Computing, Bath Spa University
Slides

The Pataphysics of the Future

Given at the Transdisciplinary Common Room, De Montfort University.
Video
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2012

Towards an analysis of 'Papa Sangre'

Presentation of part of my analysis of 'Papa Sangre', an audio-only game for the iPad/iPhone.
Video

Making Music with Computers

Lecture to the Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society. Includes performance of 'Pianolith' by Karis Stretton (piano) and preview of 'Secret Garden'
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2011

Analysing Audio-only Computer Games

Presentation at the first symposium on electroacoustic music analysis
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2007

Transliteracy and Music

Brief presentation from a symposium on transliteracy
Video: Part 1 | Part 2

2006

Why do we abandon or switch ideas, methods and views whilst being creative?

Public discussion with Prof Mohammad Ibrahim.
Video