Tag Archives: Affect and Emotion

Affect and Social Media 3.0 – Registration Open!

Affect and Social Media 3.0: Experience, Entanglement, Engagement (including The Sensorium Art Show) Registration Now Open When: Thurs May 25th 2017, 10am – 8.30pm Where: The University of East London, Dockland’s campus (via Cyprus Station on the DLR) Keynotes: Jessica … Continue reading

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Affect and Social Media Symposium#2 (23rd Mar) Registration open!

Registration is now open for the Affect and Social Media Symposium#2 (2016) Following on from the success of last year’s Affect and Social Media Symposium at UEL, the emotionUX lab in the School of Arts and Digital Industries (in collaboration … Continue reading

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Affect and Social Media Symposium #2 – cfp

Affect and Social Media Symposium #2 – cfp Wednesday 23rd March 2016 1-8pm University of East London, Docklands Campus, Room EB. G.06 Call for 15min Presentations/Position Papers Following on from the success of last year’s Affect and Social Media research … Continue reading

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Red Tape N°4b — Conflict territories – on Tuesday

Red Tape N°4b — Conflict territories Courtyard Galleries, London Tuesday 28th April, 7—9pm Red Tape introduces a discussion focusing on conflicts within urban and non-urban territories through the lenses of art, architecture and design. Architect Godofredo Pereira, designer Tobias Revell, … Continue reading

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Affect and Social Media Seminar, 27th Feb at UEL

Despite the Eventbrite registration being full for this event, we have some more room. We have added some places to Eventbrite. If you can’t register there please contact Virality to be added to the guest list. http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/research-seminar-on-social-media-and-affect-tickets-14064410029 More detail Affect … Continue reading

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Affect and Social Media Research Seminar 27th Feb at UEL

Following on from the controversy surrounding the apparent manipulation of emotions on Facebook widely reported in the media, the emotionUX lab in the School of Arts and Digital Industries at UEL will be hosting a special research seminar exploring the … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Social Media and Affect Research Seminar

Call for papers Social Media and Affect Research Seminar The EmotionUX lab School of Arts and Digital Industries Docklands Campus University of East London 27th Feb 2015 Following on from the controversy surrounding the apparent manipulation of emotions on Facebook … Continue reading

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Affective Contagion: Social Practices and the Problem of the Uncanny (2 of 5)

Above and Below the Threshold of Consciousness… There are, I think, a number of problems with this notion of a thick line drawn between conscious meaning making and prediscursive forces in the social field. First, it is important to stress that … Continue reading

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Affective Contagion: Social Practices and the Problem of the Uncanny (1 of 5)

The Rubbishing of Discourse… Margaret Wetherell’s new book Affect and Emotion: a New Social Science Understanding (Sage) arrived on my desk last week. Although it covers similar territory to Virality, namely affective contagion, it moves in a very different direction. … Continue reading

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