Online anonymity and digital identities - Interstices across Manchester
Wiser voices than I have covered the topic of anonymity on the web and there are all manner of rabbit holes to fall into regarding the subject. Saying that, I’ve just finished a fascinating book – Alone Together. In the book, Turkle spends a significant amount of time exploring the motivations behind anonymous comments, arguing that the mask of anonymity is primarily used as a therapeutic exercise. According to Turkle, anonymous social networks like Secret or PostSecret.com. Like a conversation with a ro...
Twelve reasons to get a ticket to see Handles - Interstices across Manchester
It’s a brand-new, never-seen-before script, following the rise of one of the UK’s leading social media users. It’s directed by acclaimed local director Benedict Power. It’s performed by emerging actors studying at the University of Salford. Come support local talent. There are three performances. One in December, as part of the Creative Entrepreneur Event. At the University of Salford, and two in January. There’s live audience interaction. Tweets from the event will be featured in the play.