[Audio] Compulsory Affection and Contagious Anger: Sedition, Affect and Televiral Politics

Speaker: Lawrence Liang
The law of sedition transacts in the language of surplus affection and demands of citizens an enforced love for the nation. In this talk I will try to locate the affective life of sedition as it exists within the terrain of instant media and understand how it reshapes our understanding of law, democracy and popular vigilantism.
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