Global judgements and ideas.

Freedom of movement V Freedom of contract

Britain voted to leave the European Union in a momentous referendum held on 23rd June 2016. This was the second time Britain has held a European Union related referedum. The … Continue reading

August 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

New materialism, political economy and the (re)productive body

Debates in New Materialisms III: New materialism, political economy and the (re)productive body Location: Middlesex University, London. Hendon Town Hall, Committee Room 2. Date: 7 April 2017 (Friday). Confirmed speakers … Continue reading

July 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Open letter to UCU on freedom of movement

We have sent the letter to our new UCU President, asking the UCU to explicitly stand up for freedom of movement. See below for the letter and over 350 signatories. … Continue reading

July 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Freedom of movement petition

You can see below an open letter to the new elected UCU President, Rob Goodfellow, concerning the uncertain status of EU staff after the referendum and the threats to free … Continue reading

July 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

IPEG 2016 Panel CfP

Call for contributions to a panel/roundtable at IPEG 2016 I am organising with Chris Till. IPEG will be held at Leeds Beckett on 15 October. The Quantification of Life at … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bio-authority and the newest surveillance

Please email me if you want to cite this piece pvm.doc at Once, surveillance was seen to be carried out only on suspected deviants or in wartime. Usually, someone … Continue reading

May 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

March keynote talk, University of Pavia: The Quantified Self at Work

The ‘future normal’ involves more and more self-tracking devices (Ramirez, 2013). I was invited to deliver a keynote talk about this at the University of Pavia on the 23rd March … Continue reading

March 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

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