SSC Seminar Series: sava saheli singh (Postdoctoral Fellow, Surveillance Studies Centre, Queen's University)

sava saheli singh

Love in the Time of Surveillance Capitalism

Wednesday, October 17 2018, 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Mackintosh Corry Hall D411 

This presentation will discuss how our intimate personal interactions and expressions of emotion online are being used by platforms in the service of surveillance capitalism.

About the speaker:

sava is a postdoctoral fellow with the Surveillance Studies Centre, currently working on a knowledge translation project for the Big Data Surveillance project. her research interests include the role of social media in higher education -- especially in how it affords surveillance, educational surveillance more broadly, and critically examining the effect of technology on society.

Everyone welcome!