Peyami Laura Nezih
With Peyami Çelikcan and Nezih Erdogan, Istanbul Modern, November 2014. Photo: Rick Coccia

Dena Wosk University Professor
School for the Contemporary Arts
Simon Fraser University
lmarks [ ] sfu [ ] ca
MA in Comparative Media Arts and BA in Art, Performance, and Cinema Studies at SFU Contemporary Arts

Hanan al-Cinema: Affections for the Moving Image Forthcoming 2015, MIT Press

I’m programming the
Robert Flaherty Film Seminar, Colgate, NY, June 13-19 2015. Theme: The Scent of Places—عطر الأماكن

Enfoldment and Infinity: An Islamic Genealogy of New Media Art Order from MIT Press

Recent and upcoming events:
“Mulla Sadra Meets Cinema Studies,” New Moesgaard Museum, Ârhus, Denmark.
Visual Wednesdays, Department of Anthropology, University of Ârhus. March 17, 15:30.
“Metadata and the Fragrance of Being,” talk at “Projection/Expulsion: Strategies of Beholding,” Chelsea College of Arts, London. March 15, 2015
“I Feel Like an Abstract Line,” Carpenter Center, Harvard University, 24 Quincy St., Cambridge, MA. February 12, 2015
“Molla Sadra Meets Cinema Studies,” Istanbul Sehir University
. November 13, 2014
“Thinking Like a Carpet: Embodied perception and individuation in algorithmic media,” Istanbul Sehir University. November 12, 2014


For older events see CV page