Category Archives: Digital Media

A Sleepwalker’s Guide to Social Media

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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 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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