Category Archives: meme

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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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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