Gender, Bodies, and Technology: Performing the Human

Thursday, May 1, 2014 to Saturday, May 3, 2014
Location & Time: 

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center (See location/times in description)

3rd Biannual GBT Conference
Gender, Bodies, and Technology: Performing the Human

Featuring Keynote Speakers

Thursday, May 1st: 7:00 – 8:30pm
at The Newman Library, 1st Floor, Multipurpose Room
Reception to follow at The Moss Arts Center
Speaker: Micha Cárdenas
Ph.D. Candidate, Media Arts and Practice, University of Southern California
Visiting Professor, University of Toronto, Knowledge Media Design Institute

Friday, May 2nd: 4:30 – 6:30pm
at The Inn at Virginia Tech
with opening remarks by Provost Mark McNamee
Speaker: Jennifer Robertson
Professor of Anthropology and History of Art, University of Michigan Ann Arbor

Saturday, May 3rd: 12:00 – 1:45pm
at The Inn at Virginia Tech
Speaker: Shaowen Bardzell
Associate Professor of Informatics, Indiana University Bloomington
Faculty of the Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction

Please contact Lia Kelinsky at for more information or to register, please visit the conference website at:

Co-sponsored by Virginia Tech’s Women’s & Gender Studies, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, the Women in Leadership and Philanthropy Endowed Lecture Fund, the Provost’s Women and Minority Artists and Scholars Lecture Series, and The Moss Arts Center.