Grooming media,about virtual touch and feelings of social presence.
De Vrijplaats Middelstegracht 36, Leiden
3 & 4 juni 2016
What constitutes ‘being close to somebody’? Grooming and cocooning on the sofa with the telephone switched off? Or quite the opposite, by being in touch and touching base 24/7 through Skype, Messenger, WhatsApp? Or simply both, whenever?