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Digital Neuroland by Rizosfera

Very pleased to be part of this great series… Contents Introduction by Rizosfera Digital Neuroland. An interview with Tony D. Sampson  by Rizosfera Contagion Theory Beyond the Microbe ‘Tarde as Media Theorist’: an interview with Tony D. Sampson by Jussi … Continue reading

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Addiction, excess and artists: strategies of resistance

Are We All Addicts Now? Symposium and Book Launch. Date: Tuesday 7th November, 6.30 – 9pm Venue: Central St Martins, University of the Arts London, 1 Granary Square, London, N1C 4AA Tickets for the event are now available so please … Continue reading

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Next Club Critical Theory Event (Seaside Cultures) confirmed – 8pm Fri 17th Nov, 2017 – UPDATE

Ahead of the first of two UEL organised conferences in Tendring next spring (part of the Heritage Lottery funded Resorting to the Coast project), we are meeting to discuss notions of seaside culture. Club Critical Theory present: Seaside Cultures Fri … Continue reading

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Revisting Virality: Six Pointers – updated

This is an updated version of notes from a short talk on a keynote panel at the Viral/Global conference at University of Westminster (13th Sept, 2017) where I tried to provide six pointers for the study of virality. The conference … 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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Digital Neuroland :: An Interview with Tony D. Sampson by Rizosfera collective, July 2017

Many thanks to Rizofera collective for this interview –  soon to be published along with some other conversations (translated in Italian too). The original is here with some added images by Francesco Tacchini and Dorota Piekorz. Text from Obsolete … Continue reading

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

Originally posted on VIRALITY:
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…

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