Caroline Bassett#


Caroline Bassett
Membership Number:5505
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:FILM, MEDIA & VISUAL STUDIES
Elected:2020
Homepage: https://www.english.cam.ac.uk/people/Caroline.Bassett


Present and Previous Positions
  • Since 2019 Professor of Digital Humanities, University of Cambridge, UK; Director of Cambridge Digital Humanities
  • 2016 - 2019 Professor of Digital Media and Communications, University of Sussex, UK; Director and co-founder of Sussex Humanities Lab
  • 2008 - 2016 Reader, University of Sussex
  • 2000 - 2008 Lecturer, University of Sussex
  • 1995 - 2000 Journalist for technology/computing themes, magazine editor, columnist

Fields of Scholarship
  • Digital Media
  • Computational humanities
  • AI and the transformation of knowlege cultures
  • Technology and social power
  • Science fiction, technology and utopian thinking
  • Critical theories of the digital
  • Feminist thinking on technology and the political
  • Theorizing media histories and archaeologies, automation anxiety
  • AI explainabilty and the politics of technology and epistemic cultures
  • Theories of the everyday
  • Perec and automatic writing

Honours and Awards
  • 2015 - 2017 Helsingin Sanomat Foundation Fellow, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced studies (HCAS) Finland
  • Jan - Sept 2010 IGSF awarded visiting fellow, McGill University, Montreal
  • 2002 - 2003 Associate Visiting Faculty, George Mason University, Washington DC (Leverhulme funded)

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