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Panel: Virtual Fantasies

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Start: May 31, 2015 5:00:00 PM
End: May 31, 2015 6:00:00 PM

Daniel Miller and Xinyuan Wang from the Global Social media Impact Study present a special panel at HowTheLightGets in festival on social media and fantasy.

Workshop: Social media and education

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Start: May 7, 2015 10:00:00 AM
End: May 7, 2015 5:00:00 PM

What are the consequences of social media on education around the world? At what age do people feel it is acceptable for a child to start using social media? Is social media increasing or decreasing the quality of education? This workshop will discuss a variety of responses to these and other questions about social media and explore some general conclusions that derive from them.

Mary Douglas Memorial Lecture 2015

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Mary Douglas

This year's Mary Douglas Memorial Lecture will be held on 3 June in the Mary Olgilvie Lecture Theatre at St Anne's College at 6pm, followed by a drinks reception.

Postgraduate Open Day

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Open Day

The Department of Anthropology at UCL invites all prospective candidates to the Postgraduate Open Day on Wednesday, 24th June, 14 Taviton Street, London.

Antropología Digital en Alto Hospicio [Digital Anthropology in Alto Hospicio, Chile]

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Start: May 7, 2015 5:30:00 PM
End: May 7, 2015 7:00:00 PM

In this talk, Nell Haynes describes her research on social media in Alto Hospicio, Chile. This research looks at the ways the normativities of daily life are at times reflected in, shifted by, and contradicted in online sociality.

HowTheLightGetsIn 2015

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HowTheLightGetsIn

Daniel Miller will be speaking at HowTheLightGetsIn, the world’s largest philosophy and music festival, this May.

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