(Lecture / Workshop) 08/12 2015 10:00 – 14:00 @ Hörsaal and Raum 115
New Media is wonderfully creepy
New media technologies provoke both anxiety and hope: anxiety over surveillance and hope for empowerment. Wendy Hui Kyong Chun reveals that these two reactions complement rather than oppose each other by emphasizing how exposure is necessary in order for networks to work. New media is–at its best–wonderfully creepy.