LSE Event: “Work: the digital economy and the labouring body” 17 Jan 2017
January 16, 2017 § Leave a comment
Work: the digital economy and the labouring body
Tuesday 17 January 2017 6:30PM to 8:00PM
Hosted by The Forum
We are witnessing a transformation of work. From the impact of de-industrialization to the emerging forms of labour generated by technological advances, the changing nature of work reflects deeper economic and political changes. How does the digital economy influence our understanding of the human subject and of community? Does it change our perception of the labouring body? How do people adapt to shifting economies, and what are the ethical and philosophical implications of these changes?
Helen Hester (@HelenHester) is Senior Lecturer in Media and Communication, University of West London.
Nick Srnicek (@n_srnck) is Lecturer in International Political Economy, City, University of London.
Jamie Woodcock (@jamie_woodcock) is an LSE Fellow in the department of Management at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Danielle Sands (@DanielleCSands) is a Lecturer in Comparative Literature and Culture at Royal Holloway, University of London and a Forum for European Philosophy Fellow.
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