[artinfo] Language Hosting - A call for papers and contributions

aharon misnom at spell.blue
Thu Jun 1 15:12:43 CEST 2017

A call for papers and other contributions to do with language hosting

Dasquestoes - philosophy translation and art

Deadline is 1.09.2017

Send stuff to?
language-hosting AT spell DOT blue

Language hosting?
>From being an artist, a refugee, a migrant, a tourist or a nomad, 
>through to translation processes, politics and socio-cultural 
>emancipatory struggles, and all way to contemporary technologies and 
>academic life - the question from language hosting seems to come up.

The elaborated verion of this call and linked ideas is on:

Papers please?
Language hosting and related ideas.
The kind of ideas we are looking for?
Examples from the introduction text:
Sensations of hosting, hosting and introductions, philosophy of 
hosting, contemporary political and social questions (eg Alt-Right, 
Internet, migration, and occupation).

However there are more.
Hosting and the language of artworlds.
Hosting language and time.
The rhythms of hosting languages.
The language of hosting - senses of ownership and its domains.
Hosting language and hospitality. eg cultural perceptions of being 
hospitable, etc.
Hosting language as a medium. How hosting verbal language might be 
different from a visual, or other sensory one.
The language of hosting languages. (..and before you let this sound 
all too academic and meta, please consider how facebook presents and 
indeed guards the way they decide which language to host. eg - 

Indeed, if your contribution is not in a verbal way, let's find out 
how this publication can host your content?


A full version of the call:


Cheers, have fun and all the best!



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