Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Under Surveillance? God's eye, the face of the other and the promise of peace.

Three evening seminars:
  • January 7th, 2013 - God & Google
  • January 14th, 2013 - Face & Book
  • January 21st - Seeing & Security
The course is led by David Lyon, Queen’s University (sscqueens.org/davidlyon)

Recommended reading:

Surveillance Studies: An Overview by David Lyon (Polity 2007)
Liquid Surveillance by Zygmunt Bauman and David Lyon (Polity 2013)
Theological Perspectives on a Surveillance Society: Watching and Being Watched by
Eric Stoddart (Ashgate 2011) [Expensive! Try Google Books]
“A surveillance of care: evaluating surveillance ethically” by Eric Stoddart, in the
Routledge Handbook of Surveillance Studies (available as an e-Book at Stauffer).

Liquid Surveillance and Surveillance Studies are available on reserve in Stauffer and for sale in the Queen's authors section of the Campus Bookstore

Where? St James’ Anglican Church, on Queen’s campus; Union at Barrie.

When? Mondays 7:00-9:30 including refreshment break

How much? $30 regular; $20 student

More detailed information after the jump!