Tag Archives: social media

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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Call for papers: Affect, Politics, Social Media

Call for papers: Affect, Politics, Social Media In prolongation of Affect and Social Media #3 Conjunctions: Transdisciplinary Journal of Cultural Participation welcomes proposals that interpret and explore affective and emotional encounters with social media and the ways in which the interfaces of social media … Continue reading

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Brave New World: the pill-popping, social media obsessed dystopia we live in

Brave New World: the pill-popping, social media obsessed dystopia we live in Shutterstock Tony D Sampson, University of East London The Orwellian dystopia of Doublespeak is very much in vogue right now thanks to concerns over Trump’s use of “alternative … Continue reading

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#Affect and Social Media 3.0: Final Call and Registration Now Open

Announcing the final call for academic presentations and artworks for #Affect and Social Media 3.0. A one day conference and sensorium art show at UEL on Thursday 25th May 2017 at the University of East London’s Dockland Campus. Confirmed keynote … Continue reading

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University of Exeter Contagion Workshop on social media, reality mining and new species of contagion

Contagion Workshop 2: Social media, reality mining and new species of contagion A Research and Knowledge Transfer research event Date 14 May 2013 Time 10:45 to 16:00 Place Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies The Contagion project is hosting three … Continue reading

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Lisa Blackman: Re-mediating Rumour and Gossip: Contagion, Virality and Social Media

This effort (below) by MA students from the University of Amsterdam provides a fairly nice summary of what Virality argues.

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Call for Papers: Leaking affects and mediated spaces

Call for Papers: Leaking affects and mediated spaces for the Fourth International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Emotional Geographies 1-3 July 2013 at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands Session: Leaking affects and mediated spaces. Session organisers: Darren Ellis, John Cromby, … Continue reading

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