Alternative facts and immigration: fake it til you make it?

Sat 18 March 2017 14:45 – 16:45 GMT Tate Modern Southwark Room, 5th Floor, Tate Exchange London SE1 Political propaganda is not new. With migration, it’s a world of shadowing boxing. ‘They’re coming to take your jobs’ ‘We can’t help them’ ‘Health tourists!’ ‘Let’s get tough’ Recently, government policy in the UK and elsewhere has been about shaping what … Continue reading Alternative facts and immigration: fake it til you make it?

WHO ARE WE?

Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG DATES 14 March 2017 at 12.00–18.00 15 March 2017 at 12.00–18.00 16 March 2017 at 12.00–18.00 17 March 2017 at 12.00–18.00 18 March 2017 at 12.00–18.00 19 March 2017 at 12.00–16.00 Drop-in daily In a moment of global movement, connection and dis-connection of people across national borders, we ask who … Continue reading WHO ARE WE?

Smart Ethnography

1000 – 1800 16 December, 2016 PSH 302, Goldsmiths University of London The aim of this workshop is to bring together and evaluate critically the use of smartphones in ethnographic research. We ask, what are the particular affordances of smartphones and in what ways might they extend particular sorts of ethnographic practice? To what extent … Continue reading Smart Ethnography

Workshop: The New Experimentalisms — CISP Online

A one day workshop at CISP/Department of Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London Tuesday September 20th 2016, 10-5pm Room RHB 137a Organized by Michael Guggenheim, Dan Neyland, Alex Wilkie Recent Science and Technology Studies (STS) work on experiments has provided a basis for rethinking the terms, practices and consequences of experimentation. This has opened… via Workshop: The … Continue reading Workshop: The New Experimentalisms — CISP Online

Smart Ethnography?

Call for Papers for a Workshop to be held at Goldsmiths, University of London: 15-16 December, 2016 Convenors: Les Back [Sociology] & Mark Johnson [Anthropology] (Goldsmiths, University of London), Maggy Lee (Hong Kong University), Mike McCahill (University of Hull) Key Note: Mirca Madianou (Goldsmiths, University of London) The aim of this workshop is to bring together and … Continue reading Smart Ethnography?