The 'Platform Politics' special issue of the open access journal Culture Machine is now published online.
PhD research studentships in media, digital culture and cognate areas - deadline 11 July, more details here.
The call for papers for a special issue of Culture Machine on 'Platform Poltics' has been reseased. Full papers are requested by November 2012. Full details here
Jussi Parikka wrote a short piece for The Guardian on digital economy discourse, interdisciplinarity and the late German media theorist Friedrich Kittler.
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
ARC Digital has announced details of its autumn 'digital capital' reading group - all welcome details here
A blog post on the riots and social media and public discourse here
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 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.