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Conclusion (Dis)connecting noise

Marie Thompson

Marie Thompson is a Lecturer in Media, Sound and Culture at Lincoln School of Film and Media, University of Lincoln, UK. She is the co-editor of Sound, Music, Affect: Theorizing Sonic Experience (Bloomsbury, 2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Beyond Unwanted Sound : Noise, Affect and Aesthetic Moralism

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...All that is not information, not redundancy, not form and not restraints – is noise, the only possible source of new patterns.Noise is ubiquitous. It is present in every space, every milieu. It infests every medium, modifies every...

Listening to the Urban Environment

Ricciarda Belgiojoso

Ricciarda Belgiojoso is an architect and pianist. Adjunct Professor of Public Art and of Site Specific Public Art, she is the director of the Visual Arts and Communication Laboratory at the Faculty of Architecture and Society in Politecnico di Milano. Her work focuses on art, architecture, music and their intersections. Dr Belgiojoso is a member of LabSAT, center for Design of Space and Time of the City, Department of Architecture and Urban Planning in Politecnico di Milano, and is one of the two directors of Osservatorio Public Art, an interdisciplinary research center for Public Art. Head of the contemporary music department of Radio Classica, she has written several books including Costruire con i suoni (Franco Angeli 2009; Construire l’espace urbain avec les sons, l’Harmattan 2010) and Note d'autore. A tu per tu con i compositori d'oggi (Postmediabooks, 2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Constructing Urban Space with Sounds and Music

2014

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...The exercise of a methodic and continuous listening in different sites leads to the comprehension of the environment and all its components. Progressively, the practice of listening will become inseparable from the sight posed...

Hearing the Sirens

Michael Bull

Michael Bull is Professor of Sound Studies at the University of Sussex, UK, and is the co-founder of the journal Sound Studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sirens

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Our ability to place siren sounds have always been subject to the vagaries of atmospheric conditions, geographical and physical topology, our own placing and our own sense of hearing and experience. Prior to sirens, bells had sometimes...

Introduction

David Cecchetto

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David Cecchetto is Associate Professor of Critical Digital Theory in the Department of Humanities at York University, Canada and a member of the experimental theory group “The Occulture.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Marc Couroux

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Marc Couroux is Associate Professor of Visual Art in the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design at York University, Canada and a member of the experimental theory group “The Occulture.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ted Hiebert

Ted Hiebert is Associate Professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences at the University of Washington, Bothell, USA and a long-time collaborator of “The Occulture.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Eldritch Priest

Eldritch Priest is Assistant Professor in the School for the Contemporary Arts at Simon Fraser University, Canada and writes on sonic culture, experimental aesthetics, and the philosophy of experience from a 'pataphysical perspective. He is the author of Boring Formless Nonsense: Experimental Music and the Aesthetics of Failure (2013) as well as numerous journal articles. Eldritch is also a composer. His works have been performed in Canada, the United States, Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ludic Dreaming : How to Listen Away from Contemporary Technoculture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Fidelity is not something absolute but something dreamed, sensed, and felt.Elizabeth Newton, “The Lossless Self,” The New Inquiry, September 21, 2015. Available online: http://thenewinquiry.com/essays/the-lossless-self (accessed February...

Introduction

Salomé Voegelin

Salomé Voegelin is Professor of Sound at the London College of Communication, UAL, and an artist and writer engaged in listening as a socio-political practice of sound. She is the author of Listening to Noise and Silence (2010), Sonic Possible Worlds (2014) and The Political Possibility of Sound (2018), all by Bloomsbury Academic. Her work and writing deal with sound and the world sound makes: its aesthetic, social and political realities that are hidden by the persuasiveness of a visual point of view. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sonic Possible Worlds, Revised Edition : Hearing the Continuum of Sound

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...These alien space ships, cats, dogs, and microwaves are not made of visual material or as linguistic signs, but are generated in sound, and in that temporal and invisible condition they make uncertain what their visual referent might be.My...

What is Sound Studies?

The Routledge Companion to Sound Studies

Taylor & Francis Group, an informa business, 2019

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...Introduction I consider myself a sound studies researcher and yet I do not consider myself a sound studies researcher. To explain this paradox: the object of study in my research is sound and yet I do not fit easily within the sound studies...

Eclipsing the Acousmatic

Michael Bull

Michael Bull is Professor of Sound Studies at the University of Sussex, UK, and is the co-founder of the journal Sound Studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sirens

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...The acousmatic refers to a sound that we hear but cannot see or place. As I hear the distant sound of an aircraft in the sky, I might look up in search of it but might be unable to see it for a range of reasons, cloud cover, distance...

Imaginary magnitudes and the anoriginal hypocrisy that vanishes in the meantime

David Cecchetto

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David Cecchetto is Associate Professor of Critical Digital Theory in the Department of Humanities at York University, Canada and a member of the experimental theory group “The Occulture.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Marc Couroux

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Marc Couroux is Associate Professor of Visual Art in the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design at York University, Canada and a member of the experimental theory group “The Occulture.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ted Hiebert

Ted Hiebert is Associate Professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences at the University of Washington, Bothell, USA and a long-time collaborator of “The Occulture.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Eldritch Priest

Eldritch Priest is Assistant Professor in the School for the Contemporary Arts at Simon Fraser University, Canada and writes on sonic culture, experimental aesthetics, and the philosophy of experience from a 'pataphysical perspective. He is the author of Boring Formless Nonsense: Experimental Music and the Aesthetics of Failure (2013) as well as numerous journal articles. Eldritch is also a composer. His works have been performed in Canada, the United States, Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ludic Dreaming : How to Listen Away from Contemporary Technoculture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...One has to secrete a jelly in which to slip quotations down people’s throats—and one always secretes too much jelly.—Virginia WoolfLast night I dreamed I had the imagination of a machine. But it was not what I expected. There was nothing...

Dreamings

Jordan Lacey

Jordan Lacey is a sound artist and urban design researcher based in Melbourne, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sonic Rupture : A Practice-led Approach to Urban ­Soundscape Design

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Sonic Rupture dreams of future cities that might begin to hum as the Earth has always hummed. It has been argued that by concealing the Earth’s surfaces with a homogenous urban crust, we reduce our capacity to experience the full range...

Introduction

Frank Fahy

Frank Fahy retired in 1997 from his post of professor of engineering acoustics in the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR) of the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom. Professor Fahy played a major role in the development and standardization of the means of measuring the magnitude and direction of energy flow in sound fields (sound intensity), which have greatly improved our ability to locate, distinguish and quantify individual sources of noise in the presence of other sources. He is also the author of five textbooks and monographs on sound and vibration and the coeditor of six others. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fundamentals of Sound and Vibration

Taylor & Francis Group, 2015

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...Sound and Noise Sound is a universal, ever-present and wonderful component of our environment. Human beings and many other animals use it for communication. It informs us about our environment: unlike our eyes, our ears can detect signals...