- 2 December 2013: S&S new issue: Surveillance Texts & Textualism
- 27 November 2013: cf Nominations: Outstanding Achievement Award
- 23 November 2013: SSN book prize 2013 for Dan Trottier
- 15 November 2013: cfp: Privacy and Dataveillance
- 2 November 2013: Journal: Privacy and New Technologies
- 2 November 2013: Studying Surveillance: The Contribution of Political Science?
- 2 November 2013: Lecture, 6. Nov: How the Cloud became a privacy Guantanamo
- 27 September 2013: Job: Assistant Professor in Human Geography
- 31 July 2013: Job: Senior research analyst, London
- 6 June 2013: SSN 2014: Surveillance Ambiguities & Assymetries
Surveillance Studies Book Prize 2013
The SSN book prize 2013 goes to Dr. Dan Trottier for his book on Social Media as Surveillance? read more
SSN 2014 Barcelona
6th international Surveillance & Society conference hosted by the University of Barcelona and supported by the Surveillance Studies Network. read more
Blogs and Twitters on Surveillance
A non conclusive compilation of resources on the subject, read more
Surveillance Studies Network Global Scholar Award 2011
Every two years, the Surveillance Studies Network will award up to 3 bursaries of £500 (500 GBP) each for attendees of the Surveillance Studies Summer Seminar (SSSS) organised by the Surveillance Studies Centre at Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada, from less developed or developing countries, who are in need of financial assistance. read more
UK Information Commissioner reports to Parliament on the state of surveillance, based on an update report on developments since 2006 authored by SSN members.
His report includes the SSN-authored ‘An Update to a report on the surveillance society’, on which it is based. read more
List of Surveillance Feature Films
Dietmar Kammerer compiled a list of feature films with a surveillance context, link or theme. Read more.
Surveillance and Society in the News
The research by Mike McCahill and Rachel Finn on surveillance in schools, published in the lastested edition of Surveillance and Society, was reported in the the UKs Daily Telegraph newspaper on July 7th 2010.
The full article can be read here: The Social impact of Surveillance in Three UK Schools: Angels, Devils and Teen Mums
Surveillance Studies Network (SSN) is a registered charitable company dedicated to the study of surveillance in all its forms, and the free distribution of scholarly information.
We are registered in the UK, but welcome members and supporters from all over the world. We own and run the journal Surveillance and Society and also act as a clearing house for social science and policy research and consultancy about surveillance.
SSN would like to thank the following people and organizations:
The Milton Keynes branch of the National Council for Voluntary Organizations
The LawWorks for Community Groups scheme, especially:
- Aimi Friend at Simmonds and Simmonds Solicitors for the initial legal documentation
- Neil Brown at Vodafone Legal for drafting our Licensing agreements
Michael Wright Audio Visual Services for producing the DVD of our earlier media appearances
Keith Dixon, ex Open University Business School, who helped prepare the business plan
Russell-Cooke Solicitors Charity Team for their excellent newsletters and training network
Andrew Talbot who provided our membership software
Florian Kuhlmann who made the website work