Category Archives: media

Scott McQuire at Goldsmiths 28.6.2010

CCS Guest Lecture: Scott McQuire 28 June 2010 at 5pm, Goldsmiths Cinema (Richard Hoggart Bldg) Networked cultures and participatory public space As contemporary cities become increasingly media dense environments, the mode of inhabiting urban space is changing. ┬áThe growing use … Continue reading

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Economy of contribution

We’ve had Bernard Stiegler at CCS this year (and next). Radar has kindly posted two video interviews on the Economy of Contribution event held at Goldsmiths a couple of months back. This one and a half day workshop was hosted … Continue reading

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Russell Brand nazi boy

OK, it got rapidly silly but no-one should be surprised that the Russell Brand Jonathan Ross said-fucking-on-the-radio absolute pap story was manufactured to distract us. Distract us from the front page news obsession with ‘the’ crisis – which, I am … Continue reading

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Spectacular Transports

Terrorists: you ignore them for ages, then a whole bunch come along at once. Or so it seems, as the everyday profiling of Muslims as threatening others reconfigures how we all move about the city. An old fashioned racism based … Continue reading

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Naples

From Paolo, a collection of you tube clips of the fire attacks on Roma in Naples. These in the context of the new right crackdown where Italian ‘authorities’ just three days back ‘announced they had arrested nearly 400 suspected illegal … Continue reading

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INDIAN MASS MEDIA – Keynote Oct 19 2007

SACREDMEDIACOW and the Centre for Media and Film Studies (SOAS)presents: INDIAN MASS MEDIAAND THE POLITICS OF CHANGE One-day conference for Postgraduates & Early Career Researchers,School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)Saturday, 19 October, 2007 Keynote Speaker: Dr John Hutnyk (Goldsmiths, … Continue reading

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Sacred Media Cow

From Somnath over on on “Sacred Media Cow” [SACREDMEDIACOW is an independent postgraduate collective on Indian media research and production at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) at the University of London]: Oh Calcutta Published by Somnath Batabyal … Continue reading

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