Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-7 of 7 items

  • Keywords: technocultural x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

André Brock

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479820375
eISBN:
9781479811908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479820375.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book addresses Black culture, Web 2.0, and social networks from new methodological perspectives. Using critical technocultural discourse analysis, the chapters within examine Black-designed ... More


Information Inspirations: The Web Browser as Racial Technology

André Brock Jr.

in Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479820375
eISBN:
9781479811908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479820375.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Taking a step backward from overt digital practices, this chapter looks at a digital artifact so widely used that it has become communicative infrastructure: the web browser. Its framing of our ... More


Black Online Discourse, Part 1: Ratchetry and Racism

André Brock Jr.

in Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479820375
eISBN:
9781479811908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479820375.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Black digital practice reveals a complicated mix of technological literacy, discursive identity, and cultural critique. Taken together, it offers glimpses of the multivalent Black communities’ ... More


Black Online Discourse, Part 2: Respectability

André Brock Jr.

in Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479820375
eISBN:
9781479811908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479820375.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Black Twitter’s most visible moments—such as #BlackLivesMatter—can be understood as a political representation of Black online identity. But whose politics and to what ends? Twitter’s mutable nature ... More


Making a Way out of No Way: Black Cyberculture and the Black Technocultural Matrix

André Brock Jr.

in Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479820375
eISBN:
9781479811908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479820375.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter closes out Distributed Blackness by extrapolating from Black digital practice to a theory of Black technoculture, examining Black cultural discourses about technology’s mediations of ... More


Playing Through: The Future of Alternative and Critical Game Practices

Patrick Crogan

in Gameplay Mode: War, Simulation, and Technoculture

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816653348
eISBN:
9781452946146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816653348.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter studies the potential of alternative and critical game projects to interrogate and detour the predominant concretization of computer game technology and routinization of gameplay. These ... More


Engaging in a sound musicianship

Andrew R. Brown

in The Child as Musician: A handbook of musical development

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198744443
eISBN:
9780191805776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198744443.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Our contemporary sound world is ever expanding, driven largely by advances in modern technologies that continue to expand a child’s ability to engage with music. This chapter explores how musical ... More


View: