Category Archives: Digital Culture

Affect & Social Media#4: Notifications from the Technological Nonconscious: Registration now open

Please note that registration for Affect & Social Media#4: Notifications from the Technological Nonconscious is now open. The conference will take place at UEL’s USS building in Stratford, east London on Weds November 7th, 2018. More information about this free … Continue reading

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La gran guerra de los memes en la política

I contributed to this interesting article on memes and politics in the Colombian newspaper El Espectador earlier this month. El Mundo 3 Sep 2018 – 9:00 PM Nicolás Marín Navas Las ideas, ideologías y emociones ya no se transmiten como … Continue reading

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Affect & Social Media#4 conference– final call for presentations

Affect & Social Media#4 conference– final call for presentations Please note the final call for 15min presentations for the Affect & Social Media#4 conference. Final submission deadline is 15th Sept 2018. Full details of the cfp and submission info here: … Continue reading

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Media Philosophy, Cognitive Science, and the Future of the Humanities

Taking The Assemblage Brain to China! International Summit Conference: Media Philosophy, Cognitive Science, and the Future of the Humanities Place: Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China Time: Oct. 27 to 28, 2018 Since 2013, Beijing Normal University hosts an international conference … Continue reading

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A&SM#4 News: 2nd call and Gregory J. Seigworth

A&SM#4 News A&SM#4: Second call for presentations announced (deadline Sept 15th – full details here) and Professor Gregory J. Seigworth added to the conference programme as respondent to our special keynote speaker, Patricia Ticineto Clough. The organisers of A&SM#4 (7th … Continue reading

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Why can’t social media delete race hate?

Interesting (and concerning) interview with YouTube spokesperson yesterday on BBC Radio. Seems some far right race hate material is still online a year after notification unlike IS type propaganda and “radicalization” videos that are taken down in a matter of … Continue reading

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Affect and Social Media book published today!

Very pleased to say that our new A&SM book is published today. See the reviews and contents below… Don’t forget to take part in our A&SM#4 conference and book launch in Nov (information and cfp here) The book will also … Continue reading

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