Invitation to a Book Talk with Professor Amanda Lagerkvist

You are warmly welcome to join the event on Professor Lagerkvist's book: Existential Media: a Media Theory of the Limit Situation on Monday, December 12, 2022. The book talk will be held in Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies.

HSSH and HEREMES invite you to this exiting book talk with professor Amanda Lagerkvist from the University of Uppsala on Monday, December 12, 2022 from 2 PM to 4PM. The event will be organised in Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies and professor Lagerkvist will discuss their recent book entitled: Existential Media. A Media Theory of the Limit Situation (Oxford University Press, 2022).

Amanda Lagerkvist is a professor of Media and Communication Studies in Department of Informatics and Media, in Uppsala University, Sweden). They are also a HSSH Guest Professor and HEREMES Guest Lecturer.  Their work explores digital-human vulnerabilities in the light of existential philosophy. The themes that they study include death online, digital memories and the increased automation of human life (Source: Uppsala Universitet Catalogue, online).  

The event is open for all. For more details on the event, see the flyer above or visit Helsinki University page.