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Winners of the SSN small grants 2019

The Small Grants Committee of SSN has awarded funding to four scholars in the 2019 cycle. Allen Munoriyarwa:  State surveillance practices in Zimbabwe. Amira Paripurna: This initiative research aims to explore the Public Attitude and Acceptance on Surveillance and Privacy,

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SSN Small Research Grant: Funding Call

We are pleased to announce that in response to feedback from our members we have made available some funding to support scholars working in economically under-resourced regions. Through a “Surveillance Studies Network (SSN) Small Research Grant” we will be able

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call for tender: SSN conference 2020

Invitation to host Surveillance Studies Network 9th Biennial Conference 2020 Tenders to be received by Monday March 25 2019 Decision to be announced on Friday 5 April 2019 Please send tenders and any questions to Rosamunde.Van.Brakel [ ät] surveillance-studies [dot]

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call: Surveillance Studies Network Book Award 2019

Call for Nominations: The Surveillance Studies Network (SSN) invites nominations (including self-nominations) for the annual Surveillance Studies Book Award. The award is given in recognition of an outstanding monograph on surveillance published during the preceding year. We are currently inviting

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cfp. 6th LAVITS conference, Brazil

The Latin American Network of Surveillance, Technology and Society studies (LAVITS) is organising its 6th conference. Call for Papers The Symposium will be held in Salvador, Brazil 26-28 June 2019. This year’s theme will focus on asymmetries and (in)visibilities: surveillance, gender

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Call for Mentors and mentees: the SSN mentorship programme

Dear Colleagues, The Surveillance Studies Network is beginning its 2019 mentorship program for doctoral students engaged in research topics on surveillance. We are calling for faculty members and PhD students who are interested to participate this year as mentors and

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Winner of SSN Book Award 2018

Surveillance Studies Network (SSN) are delighted to announce that the winner of the SSN Book Award 2018 is: Creditworthy: A History of Consumer Surveillance and Financial Identity in America by Josh Lauer, Columbia University Press We received several book nominations

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Impressions from SSN 2018, Aarhus

Some photos from the award ceremonies (arts-fund-prize and outstanding achievement award) at SSN 2018 in Aarhus.

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cfp: Surveillance, Social Media, & Identity

Call for Papers: Surveillance, Social Media, & Identity  24th – 25th October 2018  De Montfort University, Clephan Building, Bonners Lane, Leicester Submit: 250-word abstract to by 1st August 2018 with name/title/affiliation Send full papers: 6,000-8,000 words to by 8th October 2018 (peer reviewed material will be considered

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New Issue: Surveillance & Society

New Issue: Surveillance & Society– Volume 16, Number 1 (2018) This first open issue of 2018 presents a variety of contextually grounded articles on surveillance dynamics. The pieces range from the negotiation of police traffic cameras, to resistance to state intelligence

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