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16mm film workshop

I am pleased to announce that the project is helping to expose and train Goldsmiths MA Visual Sociology students in 16mm filmmaking at No.W.Here. no.w.here not only run regular workshops on the equipment available in the lab but we also run wide ranging thematic workshops that combine philosophical and practical ways of thinking and using [more...]

INCITE-ing Transformation in Social Research

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I gave a talk about my critical making practice at the recent INCITE seminar on Saturday 12th October – INCITE-ing Transformation in Social Research: Inventive dialogues between sociology, technology development and creative practice.

It brought together speakers from sociology, technology development, design and art history. Talks addressed the impact of the work [more...]

2013 4S – Society for the Social Studies of Science

I’m giving a paper with Laura Forlano at the upcoming 4S – Society for the Social Studies of Science in San Diego, October 9-12. She will present it on our behalf as I unfortunately cannot make it to the US due to teaching commitments.

Title: Globally local, digitally material and the amateur professional: [more...]

Making with video

In September I attended a weekend course on Digital Video Production for Anthropologists and Social Researchers, run by Spectacle (http://www.spectacle.co.uk/). My interest in the course was two-fold. First, I had just begun to convene a new MA in Visual Sociology at Goldsmiths (http://www.gold.ac.uk/pg/ma-visual-sociology/), set up by Nina Wakeford and Michael Guggenheim. This MA is in [more...]