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Danger, Media, and the Urban Experience in Delhi

Ravi Sundaram

in Facing Fear: The History of an Emotion in Global Perspective

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153599
eISBN:
9781400845248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153599.003.0009
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines some of the new media technologies of fear that emerged in urban Delhi during the postcolonial period, using the events of the Monkeyman panic as a point of departure. In 2001, ... More


Audiovisual Change: Viral Web Media and the Obama Campaign

Carol Vernallis

in Unruly Media: YouTube, Music Video, and the New Digital Cinema

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199766994
eISBN:
9780199369010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199766994.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

Music video played a key role in Obama’s 2008 election. Tapping into an audiovisual history unavailable to McCain and Clinton, Obama supporters distributed music video clips from Facebook to YouTube; ... More


Analytic Audiences

David Karpf

in Analytic Activism: Digital Listening and the New Political Strategy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190266127
eISBN:
9780190266165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190266127.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Chapter 4 uses the case of Upworthy.com to illuminate how persuasive political information now reaches citizens in entirely new ways. Upworthy is emblematic of a changing social media environment ... More


Romantic Capabilities: Blake, Scott, Austen, and the New Messages of Old Media

Mike Goode

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198862369
eISBN:
9780191894916
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862369.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Romantic Capabilities argues that popular new media uses of literary texts often activate and make visible ways the texts were already about their relationship to medium. Devising and modelling a ... More


Blakespotting

Mike Goode

in Romantic Capabilities: Blake, Scott, Austen, and the New Messages of Old Media

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198862369
eISBN:
9780191894916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862369.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The chapter argues that the unpredictable viral behavior of William Blake’s proverbs in contemporary culture is critically and politically instructive. The widespread practice of citing Blake ... More


How the World Is Being Remade: The Case of Antoine Dodson and the Limits of Sampling as Transcultural and Cross-Class Expression

Corella Di Fede

in Sampling Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199949311
eISBN:
9780199364749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199949311.003.0016
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

This chapter examines the limits of sampling as a means of transcultural and cross-class expression suggested by the “Bed Intruder Song,” which was among the first viral hits to break out of Internet ... More


The Joy of Looking: What William Blake’s Pictures Want

Mike Goode

in Romantic Capabilities: Blake, Scott, Austen, and the New Messages of Old Media

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198862369
eISBN:
9780191894916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862369.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The chapter locates the subversive political potential of Blake’s art not in its cultivation of an audience elite enough to rise to the challenge of the sublime but in its viral medial appeals to ... More


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