Digitally Enabled Social Change

 Joss Hands has writen some comment about about Earl and Kimport's new book 'Digitally Enabled Social Change' for a new blog 'Mobilizing Ideas' run out of the Center for the Study of Social Movements at Notre Dame University. The piece is here and the wider blog, which is well worth a look here

A short piece on Kittler and Digital Economy

Jussi Parikka wrote a short piece for The Guardian on digital economy discourse, interdisciplinarity and the late German media theorist Friedrich Kittler.

Roundtable at Anglia Ruskin on network power and revolution

ARCDigital is collaborating with CRASSH to host a roundtable on 24 November 2011 exploring the role of digital networks in recent revolutions and global insurrections, and a number of speakers from will be offering their perpective on the question of: what is the digital difference? More details here

Digital Capital Reading Group

ARC Digital has announced details of its autumn 'digital capital' reading group - all welcome details here  

Some comments on social media and the English riots

A blog post on the riots and social media and public discourse here 

Platform Politics Responses page

We have set up a page to collect responses to Platform Politics and link to other references or blogs coming out of a very well received and thought provoking event. See the page here

The opening words by Jussi Parikka online

The short opening words to Platform Politics-conference are now online. This is the slightly longer version to the words spoken on Thursday 12th of May 2011 by Jussi.

Conference concludes

The Platform Politics conference has now finished. Footage of a number of talks has been archived and can be viewed here

Platform Politics Sold Out

There has been a great deal of interest in Platform Politics and spaces allocated to those not giving papers have now been filled. 

Platform Politics Schedule Released

 The conference schedule for Platform Politics has now been released and is available here along with other details of the event here

Syndicate content