Katherine_Hayles

N. Katherine Hayles is professor of literature at Duke and author of How We Became Posthuman. At 2 PM she will discuss Speculation, an alternate-reality game in which a collapsed euro has plunged the world into economic crisis. At 4 PM she will lecture on algorithmic trading and the urgent need for humanists, artists, and game developers to develop counternarratives displacing the dominant discussion around global financial markets.