Tag: Experimentation

Atmospheric Commons

Adam Fish , October 12th, 2019

ATMOSPHERIC COMMONS This text was jointly composed by the AIR group: Hanna Husberg, Agata Marzecova, Liu Xin, Taru Elfving, Nerea Calvillo, Adam Fish & Nicolas Maigret as part…


Art, neuroscience and ethnography

elliott , October 2nd, 2018

Neuroscience The brain is a wild and wonderful thing. Even in a damaged, broken, or diseased state, it performs wonders. Oliver Sacks, neurologist and prolific writer, knew this…


‘Devicing’ fieldwork #Colleex

Tomás Sánchez Criado , September 19th, 2017

Collaboration is an epistemic figure resulting from the careful craft of articulating inventive shared modes of doing together with our companions in the field. The field turns into…


Ethnographic experimentation: Other tales of the field #Colleex

Adolfo Estalella , September 18th, 2017

Ethnographic experimentation refers to an ethnographic modality where anthropologists venture into the collaborative production of venues for knowledge creation that turn the field into a site for the…


Experimental Ethnography: 31 Prompts | 实验民族志:31个提示

Gabriele , September 12th, 2017

Not all experimentation is ethnographic. Not all ethnography is experimental. The intersection of ethnography and experimentation collapses into a black hole with a fluctuating event horizon, swallo…

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Colleex: A Collaboratory for Ethnographic Experimentation

Adolfo Estalella , September 13th, 2016

Fieldwork, the cornerstone to the ethnographer’s magic, seems to be under siege in recent times. The invocation that it ‘is not what it used to be’ runs parallel…


The Problem Isn’t Just Facebook: It’s You Too.

Angela VandenBroek , August 18th, 2014

Lately, news of the Facebook emotional contagion study and Facebook Messenger’s permissions, have flooded feeds and inboxes. The former was a paper published in the Proceedings of the National A…

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