New Professors Talk - Frank Millward
Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 06:15 pm — Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 07:45 pm
|Location||Newcastle Conservatorium of Music, corner of Auckland and Laman Streets|
|RSVP||Monday. 26 May 2014|
The University of Newcastle is proud to present its new professors through a dynamic public lecture series, 'New Professors Talk'. This series introduces you to the new people in our community and shares the knowledge and expertise of these leading commentators and thinkers.
Please join us to welcome Professor Frank Millward as he presents the next talk, 'Transformations: The Creative Arts and Technology'.
Community, industry and the university of the 21st Century Creative arts involving music, film and publishing are experiencing radical restructurings because of changes in media technologies. Australia is entering a crucial period for the creative arts and the growth of our cultural economy.
In this performance lecture, Professor Frank Millward will speculate that positioning the creative arts as a driver between disciplines within the University of Newcastle, in collaboration with the community and industry, is key to a successful university of the 21st Century.
Professor Millward is the new Head of the School of Creative Arts at the University of Newcastle. He is a composer, multimedia artist, teacher and academic writer. His research focuses on the use of technologies in interactive live performance.
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