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Digital Discussions Episode 8

Episode 8: Parasimp This the eighth episode of our podcast titled ‘Digital Discussions’, in which we discuss topics about the digital, humanities, and digital humanities. As the host of this episode, Cosima brings up the now well-discussed topic of parasocial relationships. We discuss our own favourite parasocial relationships, their possible harmful or helpful aspects and how it should be defined in these…

Let’s Talk Video Games: A Podcast Episode by Julia and Domnica

Welcome to our podcast, where two humanities students decided to talk about something beyond our knowledge and experience – Video Games. In preparation for the podcast we created a questionnaire, asking gamers about their experience, you can consult the results here. We also invited a special guest! We hope you will enjoy it. Domnica Predescu & Julia Jasińska Bibliography: Johan Huizinga, Homo…

Digital Discussions Episode 5

Episode 5: The Language of the Internet This the fith episode of our podcast titled ‘Digital Discussions’, in which we discuss topics about the digital, humanities, and digital humanities. . As the host of this episode, Cosima introduces a discussion about the the the evolution and history of language on the internet, jargon, slang, emojis, and the use of internet language as…

Work in progress- EP. 3: The Nostalgia Strikes Back

In this weeks episode of Work in progress, we talk everything lo-fi. We discuss some of our favourite lo-fi artists and songs, the general lo-fi aesthetic online and on digital platforms and what encompasses it, and even a tiny bit of the philosophy behind the lo-fi aesthetic. Music and artists discussed in the podcast (in order of appearance): Macintosh Plus – リサフランク420…

HOW TO BREAK THE INTERNET 101

mini manual on how to cancel the internet if it really really bothers you. Submarine Cable Map ⬇️ https://www.submarinecablemap.com/#/ https://www.techinasia.com/list-of-websites-blocked-in-china-by-great-firewall https://www.vox.com/2014/12/22/7435625/north-korea-internet https://www.whoishostingthis.com/blog/2013/12/06/internet-infographic/ http://www.bgp4.as/internet-exchanges https://www.datacentermap.com/datacenters.html

Digital Discussions Episode 2

Episode 2: The Digital Influence of Memes This the second episode of our podcast titled ‘Digital Discussions’, in which we discuss topics about the digital, humanities, and digital humanities. As the host of this episode, Gijs introduces a discussion about the definitions, evolution, and digital influence of memes, using an excerpt of a book that contained a section on memes. In these…