The University of Leeds

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I have been a Visiting Professor at Leeds, my Alma Mater, for the last 8 years, working with the Leeds University Business School (LUBS) and the Interdisciplinary Ethics Applied Centre (IDEA CETL).  This week, I was giving three lectures – Big Data, Ethics & Privacy; Marketing, Social Media & Privacy; and International Business. I also took the opportunity to get …

The Photograph as Contemporary Art

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I have been looking again at The Photograph as Contemporary Art, by Charlotte Cotton, 2014 3rd edition, and decided this time to write a few notes I have chosen (mostly) just one image and one quote from each chapter, to keep is simple, with a view to moving forward with my ‘traces’ ideas. Chapter 1 If this is Art Tim …