Event Title

The Machine in the Game: Technology and the Contemporary Evolution of Sport

Streaming Media

Infographic

Description

The Machine in the Game explores the fissures precipitated by the desire for pure and unadulterated athletic performance and the transformations within sport created by new and emerging science and technology. In an age where scientific knowledge and technological artifacts can transcend the originally intended aims and goals of sporting competitions, will sport be overwhelmed by all things technoscientific?

Location

Fowler Hall

Start Date

9-18-2014 2:00 PM

DOI

10.5703/1288284315964

 
Sep 18th, 2:00 PM

The Machine in the Game: Technology and the Contemporary Evolution of Sport

Fowler Hall

The Machine in the Game explores the fissures precipitated by the desire for pure and unadulterated athletic performance and the transformations within sport created by new and emerging science and technology. In an age where scientific knowledge and technological artifacts can transcend the originally intended aims and goals of sporting competitions, will sport be overwhelmed by all things technoscientific?