Apr 23

POSTPONED Daniel Miller Millennium Talk

Why We Post: Inside Social Media

23/04/2020
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

*** POSTPONED***

A selfie here, a hashtag there – but is social media really the same every- where we go? Digital anthropologist Daniel Miller has immersed himself in the lives of social media users worldwide and discovered fascinating differences in the way we live our lives online across the globe. Join us to find out how our love of posting shapes our relationships, education, politics, commerce, privacy and everyday life!


5.00 – 6.30 PM   Millennium Talk

• Tickets: 5€
• Talk and debate in English
• For young minds only (aged 14-18yrs)
• Location: Full Circle House, 89 Ch. de Vleurgat, 1050 Ixelles

BOOK HERE  [Registration is compulsory]


ABOUT

Daniel Miller is Professor of Anthropology at UCL, and a prolific writer (he has authored or edited almost 40 books). He was originally trained in archaeology and anthropology at the University of Cambridge but has spent his entire professional life at the Department of Anthropology at the University College London, which has become a research centre for the study of material culture and where more recently, Miller established the world’s first programme dedicated to the study of digital anthropology.


Millennium Talks are an opportunity for young audiences (aged 14-18yrs) to interact – listen and talk – with inspiring and innovative thinkers and do-ers from around the world, on subjects relevant to you, in a relaxed context.