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MEI ‘Mediation & Information’ is an publication designed to promote and publicize research in mediation, communication and information sciences. Eleven French, Belgian, Swiss and Canadian universities participate in the Editorial and Scientific Committees.

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  • 568 published articles

#47 Digital Gesture challenging Communication

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What "making videos" means. Prolegomena to semio-pragmatic analysis of youtubing

Edwin LAVALLÉE

ABSTRACT : As part of a semiotic interdisciplinary articulating « technogenetics » and « semiogenetics » principles in the definition of the gesture « to make videos », we will develop the hypothesis of a structural transformation of the subjectivizing and socializing function of...

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Audiovisual media facing digital technology: semiotic gestures around prostheses, devices and archives

Enzo D’ARMENIO

ABSTRACT : In this article we will examine the relationship between digital technologies and the semiotic possibilities of the audiovisual forms. Starting from the study of three examples—an episode of the Black Mirror series and the movies Passion and Redacted by Brian De Palma—we...

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The role of machine gesturality in analyzing and viewing very large image collections

Maria Giulia DONDERO

ABSTRACT : In this article we analyze the relation between the computational work that underlies quantitative analyses of vast collections of images (Big Visual Data), as performed by Lev Manovich and the Cultural Analytics Lab in the field of Media Visualization, and our sensory-motor...

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The enunciative gesture and the nanoart : the meaning of the infinitely small

Marion COLAS-BLAISE

ABSTRACT : In the case of nanoart, a consubstantial relationship is established between the human and the machine. It is reflected by various acts building up a hybrid syntagma: an embodied act, an act of tactile recognition by the machine, an act of tra(ns)duction or translation by...

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