Sussex Humanities Lab


All SHL events are held in the Digital Humanities Lab, Silverstone Building, and are open to all, unless stated otherwise.

How Experiments Become Futures: social learning for self-driving cars

Monday 4 February from 15:00 until 17:00
Digital Humanities Research Lab, Silverstone
SHL Research Seminars
Dr Jack Stilgoe (UCL)

Self-driving cars are currently learning to drive. Alongside machine learning, this also involves a more complicated process of social learning.

Global Humanitarianism and Media Culture including book launch

Wednesday 13 February from 16:00 until 18:00
Fulton 114
MFM Research Seminars
Michael Lawrence, Rachel Tavernor (Sussex) and David Cravinho (UNICEF)

Three short papers address the relationship between media communications and technologies, and global humanitarianism and fundraising campaigns.

Listening Mirrors (Installation)

Wednesday 10 April from 16:00 until 18:00
Sussex Humanities Lab, Silverstone building
MFM Research Seminars
Cecile Chevalier and Chris Kiefer (Sussex)

Listening Mirrors is a sound art installation and instrument that promotes shared modes of musical expression for musicians and non-musicians alike.