Release Date: March 21, 2005
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Seminar explores new technologies and new soundtracks
The Faculty of Fine Arts and the Faculty of Science at the University of Regina present the second in The Flatland Scratch Seminar/Workshop Series, on Thurs., March 24, 7-10 p.m. in the Riddell Centre, room 050. 

David Gerhard, computer science professor, and Charlie Fox, media production and studies professor, will present "New Technologies and New Soundtracks". Andra McCartney from Concordia University will be the guest artist and composer for this workshop.

The final seminar, "Cultural Production, Electronic Music, and Social Relations in 'Urban' and 'Rural' Settings", will be April 7. Marsh will present her research on rave culture conducted in both Regina and Toronto.

All events are free and open to the University community and the public.

The Flatland Scratch Seminar/ Workshop Series is sponsored by the Faculty of Fine Arts and the Faculty of Science, and supported by the U of R's Transdisciplinary Project Fund.

For more information please go to the website: http://electronicmusic.uregina.ca/scratch/. You may also contact: Charity Marsh, (charity.marsh@uregina.ca) at 585-5543; Charlie Fox (charlie.fox@uregina.ca) at 585-4569; or David Gerhard (david.gerhard@uregina.ca) at 585-5527.