Two great resources I’ve uncovered during the final prep for my research seminar “Mapping Desire and Affect”:
First, a peek into Audi’s sonic engineering:
Second, here is a review of Steve Goodman’s excellent book, Sonic Warfare: Sound, Affect, and the Ecology of Fear. We will particularly be focusing on how affect theory can inform the study of attempts to create memorable advertising. These resources will be coupled with readings by Michael Hardt on affective labor, among others.