A lot of things are happening in the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology, here’s a list that includes some things you can do.
Listen and look at Steve Jones’s November 12, 2001 Presentation and Soundwalk at UIC Behavioral Sciences Building: Steve Jones, Ph.D. – Walter Netsch: Education, Sound, Urban Space & Mobility Download Steve Jones’s slideshow for his talk: NetschSoundwalk2011 [PDF 1.3 MB] Listen to Alison Cuddy’s 1-minute […]
Eric Leonardson writes about his observations of the recent WFAE International Conference, “Crossing Listening Paths” held in Corfu, Greece.
Dan Godston provides a comprehensive sampling of world-wide events that took place during this year’s World Listening Day.
The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology (WFAE), founded in 1993, is an international association of nine affiliated organizations that share a common concern with the state of the world’s soundscapes. Our members represent a multi-disciplinary spectrum of individuals engaged in the study of the social, cultural and ecological aspects of the sonic environment. If you are on Facebook, and want to participate, join the WFAE 2011 [Corfu] Facebook Group.
1–3 p. m. (Central Time), Saturday, October 8 Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore 100 N Lake Street, Gary, Indiana 46403 Douglas Center Telephone: 219-395-1772 . contact: Ranger Julianne Larsen, Telephone: (219) 395-1821 (Tuesday – Saturday) MSAE contact, Eric […]
7 PM, Wednesday September 21
.Columbia College, Basement, 33 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago IL 60605
The Midwest Society Acoustic Ecology and Department of Audio Arts & Acoustics at Columbia College present Scott Bernstein, President of the Center for Neighborhood Technology. His presentation, titled What If Sound Matters Too?: Revisiting the Potential for Healthy Soundscape will be on Wednesday, September 21 at 7 p.m. Admission free.
Scott Bernstein is co-founder and President of the Center for Neighborhood Technology, a 33 year-old Chicago-based national innovations center that promotes healthy and productive communities. CNT’s work applies geographic information to the redesign of urban and economic systems to help reveal, focus and better utilize local resources. CNT was awarded a MacArthur Foundation Award for Creative & Effective Institutions in 2009.
Join the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology, World Listening Project, and Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore to celebrate World Listening Day, as they host a Chicago Phonography performance followed by a Nighttime Soundwalk on Miller Woods trail. As the sun sets, enjoy the transformation of the […]
MSAE receives mention in ArtsHub article by Linda Carroli on World Listening Day events in Australia. With a focus on Australian events and acoustic ecology, among the projects mentioned are ones by artist Perdita Phillips and Brisbane-based sound artist Lawrence English. His Site Listening will […]
Enjoy the natural beauty of Miller Woods. Celebrate families, soundscape, and education from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, June 25 at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, and honor the 25th anniversary of the Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education and “Leave No Child Inside” month.