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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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Venue for A&SM#4

So this is part of the venue for A&SM#4 – the main lecture theatre in the USS building in Stratford, east London. I was there last week doing this related talk on the A&SM project, conferences and book in the … Continue reading

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A&SM#4: Addicting Theme

Picking up on one of the themes for A&SM#4 Notifications from the Technological Unconscious here’s an article from the Guardian yesterday on the first NHS internet addiction clinic. Henrietta Bowden-Jones was one the speakers at the AWAAN symposium at Central … Continue reading

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Internet Addiction watch “Are We All Addicts Now? Video

This topic has been getting a lot of TV/Press coverage here in the UK. Here’s a video of a symposium discussing artistic resistance, critical theory strategies to ‘internet addiction’ and the book Are We All Addicts Now? Convened at Central … Continue reading

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Keynote panel confirmed for A&SM#4

I’m very pleased to announce the confirmed keynote panel for A&SM#4: Notifications from the Technological Nonconscious (University Square Stratford Building, East London, UK, Wednesday, November 7th 2018). Joining our keynote, Patricia Ticineto Clough, will be Jessica Ringrose (UCL), Amit Rai (Queen … Continue reading

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Call for Papers for A&SM#4: Notifications from the Technological Nonconscious

Affect & Social Media#4: Notifications from the Technological Nonconscious Conference date: Wednesday, November 7th 2018 Venue: University Square Stratford Building, East London, UK Keynote: Patricia Ticineto Clough Keynote Panel (tbc) Conference Information Page: https://viralcontagion.wordpress.com/affect-social-media4/ To mark the publication of the … Continue reading

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Schedule for Neuroaffect streams at the Capacious conference in August

Here’s the schedule and line up for the two Neuroaffect streams at the Capacious conference in Lancaster, PA in August, and below there’s a link to the entire programme, which looks wonderful. Thursday, August 9 (01:10 PM — 02:50 PM) … Continue reading

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