Tatjana Seitz

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

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API studies at the intersection of economic, aesthetic and data driven concepts within the context of networked/social interfaces
Genealogies of the Social Interface:
Contextualising API’s Web Architecture Historiography Between Platform Aesthetics and Platform Criticism
(working title)

  • seit Oktober 2017: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am DFG-Graduiertenkolleg ‚Locating Media‘ an der Universität Siegen       |since 10/2017: PhD researcher at the Graduate School ‚Locating Media‘ at the University of Siegen.
  • 2016 MA in Digital Media and Culture from the University of Warwick, UK, Distinction. Thesis: ‘Digital Desolation: Documenting 90 Home Pages’.
  • 2016-2017 Graduate Researcher at the Institute for Advanced Teaching and Learning (IATL) at Warwick University. Workshop video analysis and Data Visualisation feeding into the concept of a new module: ‚Sport, Philosophy and Practice’, https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/iatl/activities/modules/ugmodules/sportphilosophyandpractice/.
  • 2014 BA in Medienwirtschaft (Media Studies and Economics) from Hochschule der Medien, Stuttgart, Germany. Thesis: ‘Stalingrad in the German and Sovjet war reporting. A discourse analysis/ qualitative video-interpretation (R. Bohnsack), at the Haus des Dokumentarfilms, excellent.
  • 2012 Two Semesters at the Moscow State University of Printing Arts, RU.
Medium Software: Einführung in die Geschichte, Theorie und Praxis, Software as a medium: Introduction to the history, theory and praxis, SoSe 2019, Fachbereich Medienwissenschaften, Universität Siegen.
  • 2017 Digital Desolation: Amateurs, Aesthetics and the Aging of Web’s Architecture. Amsterdam: Institute of Networked Cultures, online.
  • RESAW Conference, The Web That Was: archives, traces, reflections, Amsterdam, June 2019: ‚Circulating Indexicality, Cyberspace and the Early Web‘, with Sebastian Gießmann, in panel: ‚Territories and Topologies of the Early Web: Internet Cafés, Cyber Geographies, APIs, and Graph Topologies‘, with Stefan Udelhofen, Sebastian Gießmann, Christoph Engemann.
  • Interface Politics Conference 2: After Post-Truth, Barcelona, November 2018: ‚Where is the eXperience in UX Design?‘.
  • Research Infrastructure for the Study of Archived Web Materials conference, London, June 2017: ‚Genealogies of Web Design‘.
  • Into Digital, Warwick, 2016: ‚Digital Desolation. Impact of the Dot-Com Bubble on Screen Design‘.
Vertreterin der Gruppe der akademischen Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter des Medienwissenschaftlichen Seminars.
Representative of the academic staff members at the media studies seminar.
  • Data Practices: Recorded, Provoked, Invented‘, annual conference, SFB Media Cooperation, Uni Siegen, 2019. Organising committee.
  • Data Ethnography‚, Locating Media Lecture Series, Uni Siegen, 2019/2020. Organising committee.
  • Interface Cultures‚, Locating Media Lecture Series, Uni Siegen, 2018, co-organiser.
  • ‚Into Digital‘, Postgraduate Conference, Warwick Uni, 2016, co-organiser.