Global Positioning Systems: Mapping Beings Being Mapped

full name / name of organization: 
William Thomas McBride/Illinois State University
contact email: 
wmcbrid@ilstu.edu

Contribute to this book project growing out of the 2013 American Comparative Literature Conference in Toronto. Seeking additional essays that examine aesthetico-philosophical and literary notions of privacy, surveillance, and unique, emerging modes of being as a result of new technology, social media, and big data. All subjects and approaches welcome. 500 word abstracts/cvs by June 1st 2014. Send word.doc with subject heading: GPS-Mapping

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