Lynne Alexandrova’s CV Updates

 

Book Review Essay

Questions Concerning Biotechnology/ies [review essay on Becoming Biosubjects: Bodies, Systems, Technologies by Neil Gerlach, Sheryl N. Hamilton, Rebecca Sullivan, & Priscilla L. Walton.Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2011] In Canadian Journal of Communication 37(3) (2012) , pp. 513-522.

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Refereed Presentations since 2009

On the Neutrality of Scholarship — Moral-Epistemological Choice in Serving the Public Presented at CRISIS 2015, UQAM, July 17 [16&17].

The Ethical Interval: Imagining Communication(s) in an “Elegant Universe” Model. Presented at the annual CCA/ACC conference, June [4]3-5, 2015, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, May 29-June 5, 2014. Pre-conf Abstract | PPT

Love-of-Wisdom Un-Colonized: Mobilizing Old/New Converging Knowledges. Presented at the annual CSA conference, June [3]1-4, 2015, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, May 29-June 5, 2014.  Pre-conf Abstract | PPT

Replenishing One Another Heartmindfully, to the Seventh Generation. Presented at the annual CPES conference, June [1]1-4, 2015, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, May 29-June 5, 2014. Pre-conf Abstract | PPT

Glocal Internationalization of Foundations of Education (Across) Curricula. Presented at pre-conference meeting of the Association for Curriculum Studies, May [27]26-29, 2015. Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, May 29-June 5, 2014. Pre-conf Abstract | PPT

“Decolonization Is Not a Metaphor” – But, How and Why? Presented at the 9th Decolonizing the Spirit conference, University of Toronto/OISE, [24]24-25 April, 2015. PPT

“What Can Be Conceived Can Be Achieved” — Implications of Geographically and Historically Recursive Reciprocity. Presentation at the Annual Conference of the Canadian Communication Association, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, May 27-30, 2014.

The Case for an Edifying Universal of Mutual Subjectivity Work-in-progress presentation at PES 2014. Albuquerque, New Mexico, March 13-17, 2014.

On the Hermeneutics of Multi-, Inter- and Trans-Culturality. Presentation at  the annual meeting of the Canadian Association of Cultural Studies/Association Canadien des Études Culturelles, Waterloo, Ontario, January 16-19, 2014.

The Will to Thrive: Hetero-sensorial Mobility & Musical Dis-impairment. Presented at Differential Mobilities: Movement and Mediation in Networked Societies, Concordia University, Montreal, May 8-11, 2013.

Does “Ecological Thinking” Need Autonomy? Evidence from Graduate Programs. Work-in-progress presentation, PES, Portland, Oregon, March 14-18, 2013.

May We Walk in Beauty! Ecological Imaginaries across Time and Space. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Canadian Communication Association, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Wilfrid Laurier University-University of Waterloo, Kingston and Waterloo, May 30 – June 1, 2012.

Radical Yet Sustainable—An Open Review Dilemma for Academic e-Publishing? Presentation at the annual meeting of the Society for the Digital Humanities, Congress 2012.

Epistemic Trust in the Graduate Student. Presentation at the Dean’s GS Conference, OISE, March 2012.

Ecosonance: Making Ecology Sing. Presentation at McLuhan’s Philosophy of Media – Centennial Conference. October 26 – 28, 2011, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium.

The Evelyn Glennie (Re-)Experience: Profound “Deafness”~ Relatedness ~ Communication. Presentation at IASPM, 16 – 19 June 2011, McGill University, Montreal, QC.  Abstract  | PPT

An Eco-Pragmatist Roadmap for the Professor-Graduate Student Relation(ship). Presentation at the Canadian Philosophy of Education Society annual meeting, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Brunswick and St Thomas University, NB, 28 May–14 June, 2011.

Society’s Concept Leadership Programs in Self-defeating Mode? Presentation at CCA, Congress 2011.

Online Publishing, Academic Listening, and Epistemological Sustainability. Presentation at CSSHE, Congress 2011. Related poster: Enacting Online Interaction: The Open Review Format.

Turning the Tables on Epistemological Disconnect and Axiological Paradox: A Mindmap for Graduate Education Programs”. Poster at the Annual CSSE Conference, Congress’10, Montreal, Quebec, May 29-31, 2010.

CBC Radio’s “Mash-downs” of Glocal Spaces at Copenhagen’09 UN Summit. Talk presented at the 5th Annual CGC Conference “Global Mash-ups: Re-envisioning Space in Communication Studies”, March 4 & 5, 2010, Ottawa, Ontario.

Shared Epistemologies – Evolving Identities. Talk presented at MPCT Fellows Colloquium, UofT, May 2009. Part of this talk [“LINCing Linguistic Selves”] accepted for presentation at New Directions: People, Passion and Pedagogy Conference, York University, 2009.

Graduate2B, Shall We Online-Ride Beyond the Grade? A Case for Educational Publishing. Talk presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Communication Association, part of Congress 2009, Ottawa, May 30, 2009. Related talk [“Online “Yeast” for Graduate Students”] accepted for presentation at the Annual Media Ecology Association Conference – 2009.

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Public Talks and Invited/Seminar Presentations

Trans-sensoriality and Synesthesia: The Anteros Museum for the Blind and Evelyn Glennie and Technology in the Eye of Philosophy: From Techne to Automodernity. Invited talks for Mind, Media and Society graduate seminar, University of Toronto, Winter 2009.

On multi-/inter-/trans-disciplinarity: university projects and programs”, MPCT End-of-Term Fellows’ Colloquium, December 4, 2007.

Language on and of the Internet, MPCT Round-table, October 22, 2007, Univ. of Toronto.

A Family’s Genealogy ~ a Nation’s History”, public talk, University of Toronto, May 2007; a short version presented at the MPCT Summer’97 Colloquium, August 2007.

Ontology in Philosophy ~ Ontologies in Information and Computer Science”. March 1, 2007, FIS, UofT.

On the Information Architectonics of Communication on the World Wide Web”, McLuhan Program in Culture and Technology, UofT, Dec. 2006 / repeat in February, 2007, Toronto/Bayreuth Video Conference.

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Non-Refereed e-Publications

Publications by, with and about Marshall McLuhan: books, articles, multimedia” and “Glossary of McLuhan Terms and Concepts” (Last updated Summer, 2007)

“Annotation for What is Information by D. Israel & J. Perry (1990)” and QuantInfo Resource (Linked Bibliography sub-site about current advances in research in the area of quantum information). Philosophy of Info Sakai site (Winter 2007).

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Service

  • Manager/Editor: Mind & Time Publications, University of Toronto, OJS-JSP publications
  • Student Member at large, Board of The Canadian Association of Foundations of Education

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Academic Awards and Grants since 2008

  • Research Assistantship, UToronto, 2012-2013 and 2013-2014
  • Research and Development Assistantship, UToronto, 2008-2009
  • SGS conference travel grant (Winter 2014)
  • GSA conference travel grants (1 Winter, 1 Summer 2013; 1 Summer 2012; 1 Summer 2011; Summer, 2009)
  • OISE Dean’s conference travel grants (1 Winter 2013, 1 Summer 2013; 1 Summer 2012; 1 Summer 2011; Summer, 2009)

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Current Memberships