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A&SM#4 Full Programme

We are very pleased to confirm the full programme (see below) for the fourth Affect and Social Media one day conference at UEL’s USS building in Stratford, east London on Nov 7th. The 2018 event marks the publication of the … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts: “Neuroaffect” at Capacious: Affect Inquiry/Making Space Conference: August 8 to 11, 2018

Thanks to those of you who have already sent in proposals for this call. Interim reminder – The final deadline for submissions is Thursday, March 15, 2018. Call for 250-word paper abstracts for Stream 15: Neuroaffect For Capacious: Affect Inquiry/Making … Continue reading

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Garnet Hertz and Disobedient Electronics

With my design theory hat on I must say that this looks amazing… “Disobedient Electronics: Protest (Hertz, 2016) is a limited edition publishing project that highlights confrontational work from industrial designers, electronic artists, hackers and makers from 10 countries that … Continue reading

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Snapstreaks, group chats and ghosting: read receipts are changing the way we communicate…

Wonderful to see one of UEL’s Media and Communications final year undergrads published in Dazed last week. Nice coincidence that he asked to talk to me about this example of habit forming interaction design just as I was preparing to … 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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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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#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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