Tag: affordances

Jenny L. Davis on her book, How Artifacts Afford: The Power and Politics of Everyday Things

| , February 1st, 2021

Interview by Kevin Laddapong https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/how-artifacts-afford Kevin Laddapong: Reading How Artifacts Afford is very refreshing. You have proposed a way forward for analys…

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A necessary complication: towards a richer understanding of affordances

John Postill , May 12th, 2017

A comment on Elisabetta Costa “Social Media as Practices: an Ethnographic Critique of ‘Affordances’ and ‘Context Collapse’.” EASA Media Anthropology Network’s 60th e-Seminar, 9-23 May 2017 by Christi…


E-seminar: Social media as practices: an ethnographic critique of ‘affordances’ and ‘context collapse’

John Postill , May 3rd, 2017

by Veronica Barassi via EASA Media Anthropology Network mailing list We will be launching our next e-seminar on Tuesday the 9th of May 2017 at 00:00 GMT. If…


Datalogical Systems and Us

Helen Thornham , March 17th, 2016

In this post for ‘The Person in the (Big) Data‘ edition of EM, Helen Thornham @Thornhambot talks about how her research into data and the everyday has made her think critically…

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