Category Archives: Assemblage Brain

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 is … Continue reading

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Two Assemblage Brain related articles published in AI and Society

There are two Assemblage Brain related articles published in the current issue of AI & Society journal. I am more than a little excited about these publications since my school history teacher at an Essex comp in the late 1970s, … 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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Video from Transmediale 2019, Berlin

There’s a video of the Reworking the Brain session at Transmediale 2019.

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Reworking the Brain at Transmediale, 2019 Berlin

Managed to get through (and survive) my talk at the Transmediale Festival here in Berlin yesterday. This one was with the wonderful Hyphen_Labs talking about their Neurospeculative Afrofuturism project in a session called Reworking the Brain.  We were in the auditorium in … Continue reading

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Link to Transmediale Events Schedule

Here’s the link to Transmediale Events Schedule: https://2019.transmediale.de/events/schedule transmediale 31 Jan – 03 Feb 2019 HKW, Berlin transmediale 2019 focuses on how feelings are made into objects of technological design and asks what role emotions and empathy play within digital … Continue reading

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Reworking the Brain in Berlin

Reworking the Brain (Transmedaile 2019) Tony D Sampson Hyphen-Labs Ryan Bishop   Panel Fri, 01.02.2019 15:30 to 17:00 Auditorium What happens when the neurosciences shape culture and promise to assist in overcoming traumas and conflicts? Can technologies like VR foster … Continue reading

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