New technologies, more advanced communities ?

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Slides of a demonstration lesson given for the students and staff of the Department of Media, Aalto University School of Art and Design.

The duration of the lecture was 45 minutes and its target group was the students. After the lecture 15 minutes was reserved for discussion.

The lecture was on August 24th 2011.

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New technologies, more advanced communities ?

  1. 1. New technologies, more advanced communities ?<br />Teemu Leinonen<br />
  2. 2. Content<br />Introduction <br />What constitutes community?<br />New technologies, media, New Media <br />Interrelation of new technologies and communities<br />
  3. 3. Content<br />Introduction <br />What constitutes community?<br />New technologies, media, New Media <br />Interrelation of new technologies and communities<br />
  4. 4. New technologies, more advanced communities ?<br />
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  10. 10. http://youtu.be/CReDRHDYhk8<br />Charlie Chaplin: Modern Times 1936. Copyright Charlie Chaplin <br />
  11. 11. Content<br />Introduction <br />What constitutes community?<br />New technologies, media, New Media <br />Interrelation of new technologies and communities<br />
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  19. 19. The big picture (in Europe)<br />
  20. 20. Lehtonen, H. (1990): Yhteisö. Vastapaino. Tampere 1990.<br />
  21. 21. European forms of communities in different times<br />Ideological community<br />Family community<br />Contractual <br />community<br />Status community<br />Modern <br />capitalism<br />Tribal <br />Societies<br />About 400 - 1600<br />Lehtonen, H. (1990): Yhteisö. Vastapaino. Tampere 1990.<br />
  22. 22. Questions / working hypothesis for further research<br />Ideological community<br />Family community<br />Contractual <br />community<br />Status community<br />Tribal <br />Societies<br />Post-modern <br />network <br />capitalism<br />Modern <br />capitalism<br />About 400 - 1600<br />
  23. 23. Types of community<br />Ideological community<br />O v e r l a p s<br />Family community<br />Status community<br />Contractual community<br />
  24. 24. Types of community<br />O v e r l a p s<br />Geographical communities<br />Communities of culture, <br />interest and practice<br />Community organizations<br />
  25. 25. Types of community<br />O v e r l a p s<br />Ideological community<br />Family community<br />Status community<br />Contractual community<br />Geographical communities<br />Communities of culture,<br />interest and practice<br />Community organizations<br />C o n c u r r e n t<br />
  26. 26. Content<br />Introduction <br />What constitutes community?<br />New technologies - New Media <br />Interrelation of new technologies and communities<br />
  27. 27. The New Media: Convergence of three “fields” and the emergence of “the new”<br />
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  29. 29. New Technologies<br />D e v e l o p m e n t<br />Avant-garde art<br />T i m e<br />Useless toy<br />Productivity tool<br />Domestication<br />Art<br />
  30. 30. “Digital stuff” beomes part of the “real”. The “real” becomes part of the “digital stuff”.<br />
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  32. 32. http://youtu.be/MzDBOQD-woc<br />
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  34. 34. Content<br />Introduction <br />What constitutes community?<br />New technologies, media, New Media <br />Interrelation of new technologies and communities<br />
  35. 35. Marshall McLuhan (1911-1980)World is a global villageCBC 1960<br />http://youtu.be/HeDnPP6ntic<br />
  36. 36. Global village with New Media? <br />EducationSocial justiceSustainable development Local culture<br />
  37. 37. Education<br />
  38. 38. http://vimeo.com/26008772<br />
  39. 39. http://www.ai-class.com/<br />
  40. 40. Social justice<br />
  41. 41. http://www.kiva.org/<br />
  42. 42. http://www.ushahidi.com/<br />
  43. 43. Sustainable development<br />
  44. 44. http://www.sahkoautot.fi/<br />http://youtu.be/IUfduZy7C0o<br />
  45. 45. http://mobiled.uiah.fi/?p=68<br />
  46. 46. Local culture<br />
  47. 47. http://www.geheugenvanoost.nl/<br />http://www.straatofoon.nl/<br />
  48. 48. http://ravintolapaiva.com/<br />
  49. 49. New technology for <br />communities<br />Think global, act local.Design with existing technology (New Media / MashUps): focus on social practices. If you (1) are “big”, (2) aim to be big or (3) do research: design your own technology (New Media) with the social practices.<br />
  50. 50. What to do next?<br />
  51. 51. Further reading<br />Lehtonen, H. (1990): Yhteisö (Community). Vastapaino 1990.<br />Pantzar, K. (1996) Kuinka teknologia kesytetään (Domestication of technology. From science of consumption to art of consumption. Tammi 1996.<br />McLuhan, M. (1964): Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man.<br />McLuhan, M. (1968): War and Peace in the Global Village. Design/layout by Quentin Fiore.<br />Rheingold, H (1993): The Virtual Community: Homesteading on the Electronic Frontier.<br />Rheingold, H (2002): Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution.<br />Goriunova, O. (2011) Art Platform and Cultural Production on the Internet. Routledge, 2011.<br />Reagle, J. (2010) Good Faith Collaboration. The Culture of Wikipedia. MIT Press 2010.<br />
  52. 52. What to do next?<br />
  53. 53. Concept design.<br />
  54. 54. Thank you. <br />Kiitos.<br />Teemu Leinonen <br />teemu.leinonen@aalto.fi<br />
  55. 55. Photos<br />Slide 12: Detroit Publishing Co. Print no. 7123e / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 13: Airman 1st Class Kathrine McDowell, U.S. Air Force / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 14: Markus Koljonen (Dilaudid) / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 15: MC1 Chad J. McNeeley, USN / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 16: Tomas Castelazo / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 17: User:Diliff / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 18: Capt. John Severns / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 31: User:Pucky2012 / Wikimedia Commons.<br />Slide 34: Evoluce. <br />Slide 48: Till Bovermann. <br />

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