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Hanging Out: The Radical Power of Killing Time

Digital Event
January 10: 7:00 pm

With the introduction of AI and constant Zoom meetings, our lives have become more fractured andsymbol of two hands using American Sign Language isolated. In Hanging Out: The Radical Power of Killing Time, author Sheila Liming shows us what we have lost to the frenetic pace of digital life, and how to get it back.

This event is presented virtually in partnership with the Goodrich Memorial Library.

 

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About the Presenter

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Sheila Liming is an associate professor at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont, and the author of two previous books, WHAT A LIBRARY MEANS TO A WOMAN (2020) and OFFICE (2020). She has been featured in the NEW YORK TIMES and in periodicals ranging from PEOPLE magazine to BOOKFORUM and SLATE. Her essays have appeared in venues like THE ATLANTIC, THE NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS, MCSWEENEY’S, LAPHAM’S QUARTERLY, and THE LOS ANGELES REVIEW OF BOOKS, among others. HANGING OUT was the answer to a Jeopardy! question on May 16, 2023.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Please contact us at info@vermonthumanities.org for information on disability services. To request a specific accommodation, contact us at least three weeks prior to the event.

 

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Date:
January 10
Time:
7:00 pm
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Venue

Vermont Humanities Zoom
VT United States

Organizer

Vermont Humanities
Phone
(802) 262-2626