The sunblock print ad that shines bright under the sun

A recent magazine insert for Sundown Solar Protection has a little trick up its sleeves: when you expose the insert to light, the man who does not use Sundown gets sunburn and the woman, apparently using Sundown,  gets a nice tan. Advertising Agency: DDB, Brazil Creative Directors: Rodrigo Almeida, Renata Florio, Júlio Andery, Rodolfo Sampaio, …

ICA Conference is this week

The annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) will be held this week (May 21 - May 25) in Chicago.  I (along with Levent Soysal) will be presenting a paper called "Social Media, Public Intimacies and the Transformation of Contemporary Surveillance." The panel will  include Mark Andrejevic, Shoshana Magneti,  Mihaela Popescu and Ece Algan. …

Societies Under Siege Conference – Presentation

About two weeks ago, an international conference entitled Societies Under Siege: Media, Government, Politics and Citizens' Freedoms in an Age of Terrorism was organized by the Faculty of Communications at Kadir Has University (organization committee chair was Dr. Banu Baybars Hawks). I also had a chance to present a paper and  revisit some of my …

Greetings

Well...Welcome to LemiBaruh\PORT.  I am slowly in the process of moving my online presence from miscellaneous web pages that I rarely update to WordPress.  Soon to come: Music Research Presentations My ramblings on digital media, digital rights, privacy and surveillance