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Published: 01 January 2019
Figure 2 Image circulated on social media and by email in the days following Nisman’s death. The caption reads “Justice: As Argentines we deserve for the truth to be brought to light.” More
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Published: 01 September 2020
Figure 1 A social media meme circulating among Kashmiri users in January 2017 depicts a January calendar page featuring fourteen-year-old girl, Insha Malik. More
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 21–52.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Sharon Marcus How have social media changed celebrity and fandom? Using the case study of Marina Abramović, whose 2010 live performance at the Museum of Modern Art catapulted her into celebrity, “Celebrity 2.0” presents four theses about celebrity in order to identify which features of modern...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 13–23.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Zeynep Tufekci Hardly a month passes without a popular news outlet or a pundit asking if the Internet is making us lonely. Meanwhile, social media remains the Internet’s most popular application, and almost every empirical study suggests that Internet use corresponds to more social interaction...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 419–436.
Published: 01 September 2022
... diasporic descendants’ efforts to foster social cohesion. Consequently, The TXFC Project hosted a Facebook Live “talk show,” leveraging social media platforms to amplify freedom colony descendants’ work. The team analyzed event transcripts revealing cultural adaptations to socially restrictive conditions...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 473–493.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Mila Samdub Abstract In Modi's India, a host of indices perform transparency, efficiency, and good governance but leave undeclared the political shifts they are bringing about. Dramatized in real-time dashboards, policy briefs, press reports, and social media posts, these technocratic numbers...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 339–364.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of connectivity and speed. The essay concludes with two case studies: first, Jennifer Egan’s 2011 novel A Visit from the Goon Squad , whose PowerPoint chapter works to visualize the energy demands of a rapidly growing social media culture, and, second, the so-called high-frequency traders who today are making use...
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Published: 01 January 2023
FIGURES 2A–2I A collection of signs placed on the ground and photographed from above, then circulated on Burmese social media, February 2021. More
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 385–414.
Published: 01 May 2017
... is shrinking and control over its use has tightened considerably through zero-tolerance policing, growing surveillance, privatization, and gentrification. It argues that significant developments in digital media (e.g., the spread of mobile devices, photo sharing, blogging, and social networking sites) have...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 25–50.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Christina Dunbar-Hester This article considers media activism around low-power FM radio as hybrid formation, combining expertise with amateurism and management with self-organizing practice. Specifically, it ethnographically examines the technical and social practices of a group of activists who...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 137–160.
Published: 01 January 2015
... and tabloid culture. 2015 celebrity Instagram Internet fame microcelebrity social media Empire on top, my Instagram—my watch Five days on my yacht Cash money act up I just Instagram my shit and let them broke haters just watch —Fat Joe, “Instagram That Hoe” Instagram, the mobile...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 21–41.
Published: 01 January 2023
... identities and struggles clubbed as racial unity are voicing their demands within the framework of the global. Aided by growth in communication technology and fast-paced social media, new cultures of anonymity and identity are making their way into social justice struggles. It is not clear whether racial...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 313–348.
Published: 01 September 2021
... media enter into reciprocal exchange with the broader cultural, social, and economic formations in which they emerge and which differ from place to place and over time. This article draws on the concept of milieu in order to analyze the evolution of digital cinema infrastructures in contemporary Nigeria...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2023
... Sara . 2022 . “ Remembering COVID-19: Memory, Crisis, and Social Media .” Media, Culture & Society 44 , no. 2 : 266 – 85 . https://doi.org/10.1177/01634437211048377 . Anker Elizabeth S. , and Felski Rita , eds. 2017 . Critique and Postcritique . Durham, NC : Duke...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 21–45.
Published: 01 January 2022
... analysis to ride the “bull market” of social media, “opening a tantalizing window” and “translating the vagaries of human emotion into hard data,” the author also worried that this systematic computation of emotion might sideline the use of factual processing to make decisions (Wright 2009 ). Citing...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 441–466.
Published: 01 September 2021
... in the reconfiguration of social life—and social conflict—itself. Copyright 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 COVID‐19 pandemic social media culture face masks polarization “This is what I call ‘Face Mask Freak Outs,’ ” the talk show host Howard Stern ( 2020 ) said, introducing a video on his June 16...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 73–112.
Published: 01 January 2023
...FIGURES 2A–2I A collection of signs placed on the ground and photographed from above, then circulated on Burmese social media, February 2021. ...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 283–303.
Published: 01 May 2018
... politics and the actual production of such an archive through social and technical systems that preexist it. Such experiments in self-archiving, the essay argues, are crucial to better understanding power and collective agency in the context of digital media. References Abbas Basel Abou-Rahme...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 291–317.
Published: 01 May 2022
... publicity. If anything, the former has become a powerful agent for the latter—whether as set pieces for advertisements, television shows, movies, political and celebrity pageants, and social media posts, or as the protagonist of books, magazine articles, blogs, documentaries, and social media accounts...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 17–26.
Published: 01 January 2017
... that devalues black life. For instance, even when deployed in plain sight, social media practices often represent more than a practical effort to organize a specific demonstration. Rather than a form of “hashtag activism” to be decried as superficial and unsubstantial, they are indicative of efforts...