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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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Two Videos of the “Are We All Addicts Now?” Talks

Two videos of the Are We All Addicts Now? Book Launch and Symposium at Central St Martins are now available. You can see a full recording of all the speakers featured on Vimeo. Follow this link: https://vimeo.com/album/4985471  

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So, We Are All [digital] Addicts Now!

Some rather animated images from my talk at Central St Martins last night. This really was an interesting series of talks that made evident a concerning link between addiction and digital capitalism, and explored the potential for resistance from a … Continue reading

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Are We All Addicts Now? exhibition opens on Sat 16th Sept at Furtherfield Gallery

By “succumbing to online behavioural norms we emerge as ‘perfect capitalist subjects’” Exhibit to go with the book – both recommended! Are We All Addicts Now? book cover (2017) Stefan Schafer Details of the Exhibition Date: 16 September – 12 … Continue reading

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Are We All Addicts Now? Digital Dependence – book out now!

I have a chapter in this book (co-edited by Vanessa Bartlett & Henrietta Bowden-Jones) called ‘Tap My Head and Mike My Brain’: Neuromarketing and Digital Addiction – a nod (endnote) goes to Jussi Parikka’s Pynchon reference in his review of … Continue reading

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“Tap My Head and Mike My Brain: Neuromarketing and Addiction” Talk at Central Saint Martins in early Nov

Very pleased to confirm that I’ll be speaking at Central Saint Martins (University of the Arts, London) in early November (date tbc) at a special public symposium to discuss a new book called Are We All Addicts Now?  (Liverpool University … Continue reading

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