Category Archives: affect theory

A&SM#5/CfP Closed/Registration Open

A&SM#5 International Conference and Sensorium Art Show 25-26th June 2020 University of East London, Stratford Venue USS Building. Registration Now Open Link to Registration: £20, Concessions £10, free for UEL staff and students: Programme Confirmed Keynotes Carolyn Pedwell Carolyn Pedwell is … Continue reading

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A&SM#5 CfP deadline fast approaching

Senior researchers, ECRs and PGRs all welcome. Call for Papers and Artworks Deadline 21st Feb 2020 Affect & Social Media#5 & Sensorium Art Show >MORE-THAN> Stratford, East London: 25-26/06/20 Confirmed Keynotes Carolyn Pedwell (Kent) Tero Karppi (Toronto) Keynote Panel: Amit … Continue reading

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Call for papers and artwork deadline to A&SM#5/Sensorium Fri 21st Feb

The deadline for submission to Affect and Social Media#5 and the Sensorium Art Show is fast approaching. Call for Papers and Artworks Deadline 21st Feb 2020 Affect & Social Media#5/Sensorium >MORE-THAN> Stratford, East London: 25-26/06/20 Confirmed Keynotes Carolyn Pedwell (Kent) … Continue reading

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A&SM#5 Sensorium Song

This year’s A&SM#5 has its own conference song! Data Streams is a digital film collaboration between Mikey Georgeson, film-maker Cameron Poole and performed by the band David Devant and his Spirit Wife. The work is a speculation in transmitting art’s … Continue reading

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Keynotes confirmed for A&SM#5 – and a Sensorium Song is on its way!

Very pleased to announce that Tero Karppi joins Carolyn Pedwell as our second keynote at Affect and Social Media#5: More Than (East London, June 25-26th 2020). Check out his excellent book: Disconnect: Facebook’s Affective Bonds Sensorium Song We are expecting … Continue reading

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A&SM#5 cfp

A&SM#5 presents: MORE-THAN Cfp and artworks 21st Feb 2020 International Conference and Sensorium Art Show 25-26th June 2020 University of East London, Stratford Venues: USS Building and The Dome Stratford Campus Confirmed Keynote: Carolyn Pedwell Registration opens early next year: £20, … Continue reading

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A new, modified blurb for A Sleepwalker’s Guide to Social Media

  Social media has taken a dark turn, encompassing both economic and political expropriation of the user experience. Users not only give away ownership of their community relations to big platforms, but the potential for positive change through revolutionary contagion … Continue reading

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Slides and images for Tony and Mikey’s SSASS

A few requests for slides from this year’s affect summer school at Millersville, Lancaster PA. Link to PDF containing three sessions, and some images to remember how it looked 😉 All_Sessions_SSASS

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Feeling Facts and Fakes: Digital Ecologies II: Fiction Machines keynote

My keynote at Digital Ecologies II: Fiction Machines in Bath next month will draw on material from a forthcoming book (working title) A Sleepwalker’s Guide to Social Media (due with Polity Press, 2020). For those attending it needs to be … Continue reading

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Society for the Study of Affect Summer School Early Bird Deadline

ANIMATIONS AND PROVOCATIONS Society for the Study of Affect Summer School July 29 to August 02, 2019 Characteristic post on this event from Greg Seigworth below – I’m the spam/virality/neuro guy 😉 Just to add that we’ll be looking at … Continue reading

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