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Algorithms and Accountability

Algorithms and Accountability took place in the Department of Law at New York University in February. Here’s the description of the symposium: Scholars, stakeholders, and policymakers question the adequacy of existing mechanisms governing algorithmic decision-making and grapple with new challenges… Read More ›

Senior Lecturership in Digital Cultures

Job vacancy: https://www.hirewire.co.uk/HE/1061247/MS_JobDetails.aspx?JobID=60631 Closing date: 19 May 2015 The post-holder will contribute to the continuing success of the MA Digital Culture and Society, and will join the team teaching on and further developing the BA Digital Cultures. They will be… Read More ›

The Journal of Academic Videos

What a brilliant idea! See more here: Audiovisual Thinking is a leading journal of academic videos about audiovisuality, communication and media. The journal is a pioneering forum where academics and educators can articulate, conceptualize and disseminate their research about audiovisuality… Read More ›

CfP: Web Science 2015

Call for Papers & Posters (text version) The Web Science conference welcomes participation from all disciplines including, but not limited to, art, computer and information sciences, communication, economics, humanities, informatics, law, linguistics, philosophy, political science, psychology, and sociology, in pursuit… Read More ›