13 July 2020 16:00 (End: 23 July 2020)

FACETS Shanghai Symposium

THE DIGITAL FACE 数码脸 Shanghai FACETS Online Symposium 13–23 July 2020, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China 1. Monday 13 July 2020 4:00-5:40 PM (Beijing Time) Massimo LEONE “Face and Meaning” 2. Tuesday 14 July 2020 6:00-8:35 PM (Beijing Time) Gabriele MARINO “Facepalm: The Semiotics of Digital Frustration” 3. Wednesday 15 July 2020 6:00-8:35 PM (Beijing Time) Cristina VOTO “Mattifying the Artificial Visage through Digital Arts” 4. Thursday 16 July 2020 4:00-5:40 PM (Beijing Time) Silvia BARBOTTO “ARTificiality and Faces. Contemporary Re-Presentations” 5. Monday 20 July 2020 4:00-4:40 PM (Beijing Time) Bruno SURACE “Semiotics of the ‘Mandela Effect’ and Other (Face-Related) Digital Urban Legends” 6. Monday 20 July 2020 5:00-5:40 PM (Beijing Time) Marco VIOLA “The Face and the Mask: A Philosophical and Cognitive Perspective” 7. Tuesday 21 July 2020 6:00-8:35 PM (Beijing Time) Remo GRAMIGNA “Out of this World. The Representation of Alien Faces in Contemporary Conspiracy Theories” 8. Wednesday 22 July 2020 6:00-8:35 PM (Beijing Time) Antonio SANTANGELO “Symbolic Faces. For a Socio-Semiotic Theory of the Face” 9. Thursday 23 July 2020 4:00-5:40 PM (Beijing Time) Elsa SORO “Digital Faces in Contemporary Tourism Representations” This project has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No 819649 – FACETS). http://www.facets-erc.eu

  • Convenor: Massimo Leone and Zeng Jun
  • Venue: Shanghai University
  • Program: Download Program

An International Symposium on the Digital Face, organized in partnership with Shanghai University.




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    Virginia Paniagua Gutiérrez

    14 July 2020 - 09:53 am

    Good Morning,
    Is is possible my submission or watch the conferences again? I know that I’m late for deadline submission, but I will be grateful of your comprehension, i have just receive the information of this amazing. opportunity of meeting and study in this unique event about this studies. Thank you in advance, lets stay in contact! . Phd, Virginia Paniagua (name of my thesis “Hello I Am Art. Self-representation of artist in Internernet Networks”, Spain, cum laude calification and a national price)

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      14 July 2020 - 10:13 am

      Hola Virginia,

      Pronto tendremos las grabaciones de las conferencias de Shanghai…no te puedo admitir en directo porque el aforo es limitado, pero te enviaré el link cuando esté listo.

      Un saludo muy cordial,


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    20 July 2020 - 11:31 pm

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      20 September 2020 - 10:03 am

      Thank you!

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