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New Media and the Law: From Sexting to Trial by Social Media

At the upcoming field trip to the Jewish Holocaust Centre, feminist media scholar Dr Deb Waterhouse-Watson is going to deliver what I’m sure will be a riveting guest lecture on the complexities of how digital media has recently intersected (often in a problematic way) with potential and actual legal proceedings. 42 more words

Towards a Critical Game Design Curriculum


1 Year In

A year ago I began my first year of lecturing on the Computer Games Arts BA at University for the Creative Arts Farnham. 1,256 more words

Digital Culture

Information as Reality

Let’s warm up!
Tomorrow, the World-Information institute will present: Information as Reality, a conference to debate about critical cultural practices in digital networks.
The presence of Alessandro Ludovico, Jaromil, !Mediengruppe Bitnik, and Marko Peljhan , definitely makes this event worth a visit. 11 more words


Brighton Digital Festival ** September 2014 ** Brighton

What is Brighton Digital Festival?

Brighton Digital Festival is a community-driven grassroots festival celebrating digital arts and culture. Held throughout September in Brighton UK, BDF supports an expansive and diverse programme of events, exhibitions and conferences that are developed independently by organisers. 322 more words


Losing Our Touch

Are digital media interfering with our other senses? Are we losing touch?

Though touch screens abound, philosopher Richard Kearny is concerned that our interactions with digital media are reshaping our relationship with our tactile sensibilities. 17 more words

Digital Culture

almost there...

…and finally the 2014 edition of our favourite festival is approaching and, as it happens every year, we are sleepless and anxious to reach the banks of the… 69 more words