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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. http://obsoletecapitalism.blogspot.com.es/2017/08/digital-neuroland-interview-with-tony-d.html?spref=fb Text from Obsolete … Continue reading

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Affect and Social Media 3.0: Final Programme and Registration Deadline

Here’s the final programme for Affect and Social Media 3.0 (Thurs 25th May at UEL’s Dockland’s campus in East London). Please note registration closes on May 18th. Register before 18th May: https://www.uel.ac.uk/Events/2017/05/Affect-and-Social-Media-3 UEL’s Docklands campus is on the DLR (Cyprus … Continue reading

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Trauma of the Anthropocene

I’ll be attending this really interesting conference in Kraków next week to discuss digital media theory, the collapsing of the nature/culture divide, anthropocene, trauma, inorganic expression, some mention of media geology and others things that might crop up on this … Continue reading

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Digital Contagions and The Assemblage Brain Launch 7pm, 7th March (2017) at King’s College London in The Strand

Final shout on this one… Experiencing Digital Culture Please do join us (Jussi Parikka and Tony D Sampson) at King’s College London (The Strand) for a free event to celebrate the recent publication of these two books. Digital Contagions The … Continue reading

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Images, video and music from The Deadends

Highly recommend a trip to see Mikey Georgeson’s The Deadends (a celebration of a made-up culture) “experience” at Studio One Gallery in Wandsworth (a 10min walk from East Putney on the District Line). Open now weekends until 12th March. Here’s … 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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Internetes mémek – (poszt?)memetika

For any Hungarians on this network (or those of you clever enough to read Hungarian)… a translation of Contagion Theory Beyond the Microbe is included in this special issue of Apertúra on (post)memetic theory. There’s an option to read some … Continue reading

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