• The Absolute Denial of ????

    10 days ago - By Open Space

    Today emoji are used by 92% of the world's online population. The diminutive images have inspired a holiday and a $50 million animated movie. You can even make a living translating them .
    The Emojicon convention draws attendees from around the world. Topics of discussion at the 2018 gathering in Brooklyn include: “How Emoji Are Changing Our Brains,” “Emoji as Public Awareness,” and “Emoji & the Law.” That the convention seeks to address such serious topics is a testament to the degree to which emoji have penetrated everyday discourse. Such ubiquity should not go unexamined: how did we get...
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