Digital Life in the 21st Century
Media Ecology explores the idea of a life lived in and through immersion in an environment of digital media and technologies, and the life of media and technologies themselves. The increasing convergence on the digital form has been accompanied by a new fluidity between interconnected devices...
To Be Published February 28th 2014 by Routledge
This book explores the contemporary digital revolution and its impact upon media studies. William Merrin persuasively argues firstly that the digitalisation of media forms takes us beyond analogue media (media 1.0) into a new era (media 2.0) and secondly that, since the academic discipline of...
To Be Published January 31st 2014 by Routledge
Jean Baudrillard was one of the most influential, radical, and visionary thinkers of our age. His ideas have had a profound bearing on countless fields, from art and politics to science and technology. Once hailed as the high priest of postmodernity, Baudrillard’s sophisticated theoretical analyses...
Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge