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Roots of Alternative and Activists New Media

TweetThe second chapter of this book by Leah Lievrouw is dedicated to the Roots of Alternative and Activist New Media, which means its aim is to establish the framework where the genre studies of following chapters are going to fit, creating a whole view of the new social movements in the digital era.  This theoretical […]

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What’s new in New Media? Discussing Lievrouw’s Alternative and Activist New media

TweetBy Javier De Rivera The next book I’m reading is Leah Lievrouw‘s “Alternative and Activist New Media“, and I’ve chosen to write about it while reading it, chapter by chapter. In the first chapter, Lievrouw discusses about what New Media is and its main characteristics, a good way to introduce the rest of the book, […]

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