Tag Archives: Virality

BKM talk

Various circumstances in the run up to my BKM appearance back in Dec last year prevented me from doing the talk I had intended to do. It’s a bit of a jumble as a result. This is more an experiment with … Continue reading

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Memes, spam, nodes and moods: On creating super–clusters of attention

There’s a nice summary of a talk I did on virality for the Global Media Cultures masters programme at the University of Warwick yesterday. Some really interesting points came up about links between network science and the attention economy and … Continue reading

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Noncognitive Capitalism at Bochumer Kolloquium Medienwissenschaft

Talk just confirmed at Bochumer Kolloquium Medienwissenschaft (BKM) on 03/12/2013. Details… Tony D. Sampson | School of Arts and Digital Industries, University of East London Noncognitive Capitalism in Times of Neuroculture Abstract In this talk I will expand on the … Continue reading

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Beware the Rays of Imitation – Virality Review

There’s a nicely balanced, detailed and mostly favourable review of Virality by Claire Barber in Reviews in Cultural Theory this month. Some of the remarks concerning the neuroscientific viewpoint, an example of virality briefly introduced in the latter part of the book, are very … Continue reading

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Virality, Chaos and the Brain – a workshop with Tony D. Sampson

Virality, Chaos and the Brain – a workshop with Tony D. Sampson Organized by The Bureau of Melodramatic Research ——- supported by Erste Foundation ——– 22nd and 23rd of June CNDB (National Dance Center), Sala Stere Popescu Address: Bulevardul Mărășești … Continue reading

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I am Algorithm: Charlie Tweed invites Tony D. Sampson

I am Algorithm: Charlie Tweed invites Tony D. Sampson 19 Jun 2013 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmAspex The Vulcan Building Gunwharf Quays Portsmouth PO1 3BF (Behind Loch Fyne on Canalside) The talk will expand upon some of the themes and … Continue reading

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