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Forthcoming Cyberculture Books

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  1. The Politics of Ephemeral Digital Media

    Permanence and Obsolescence in Paratexts

    Edited by Sara Pesce, Paolo Noto

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book investigates short form and paratextual media on the web: promos, trailers, gadgets, grassroots video production, remixes, forums, archives, and gaming. Its specific focus is to examine the tension between permanence and obsolescence in the production and experience of paratextual media,...

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Internet and New Social Formation in China

    Fandom Publics and Netizens in the Making

    By Weiyu Zhang

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    There are 5.13 billion Internet users in China, and this number is continually growing. This book looks at the various purposes of this Internet use, and provides a study about how the entertainment-consuming users form into publics through the mediation of technologies in the era of network...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Ubiquitous Computing, Complexity and Culture

    Edited by Ulrik Ekman, Jay David Bolter, Lily Diaz, Morten Sondergaard, Maria Engberg

    In this cutting edge anthology more than 40 internationally recognized researchers and media artists grapple with the complex cultural effects that have resulted from the emergence of ubiquitous and pervasive computing in today's networked society. The ubiquitous nature of mobile and...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Girls’ Feminist Blogging in a Postfeminist Age

    By Jessalynn Keller

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book explores the practices of teenage girls who actively maintain feminist blogs and participate in the feminist blogosphere as readers, writers, and commenters on a variety of platforms including Blogspot, Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr. Drawing on interviews with bloggers between the ages of...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Introducing Electronic Literature

    By Charles Baldwin

    Electronic Literature is rapidly emerging as an exciting field which is changing the way that contemporary literature is both produced and read. This accessible introduction guides readers through the history of the field and introduces the major themes and issues within Elit such as genres,...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Asian Perspectives on Digital Culture

    Emerging Phenomena, Enduring Concepts

    Edited by Sun Sun Lim, Cheryll Soriano

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    In Asia, amidst its varied levels of economic development and diverse cultural traditions and political regimes, the Internet and mobile communications are increasingly used in every aspect of life. Yet the analytical frames used to understand the impact of digital media on Asia predominantly...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Chinese Animation, Creative Industries and Digital Culture

    By Weihua Wu

    This book explores the development of the Chinese animation film industry from the beginning of China’s reform process up to the present. It discusses above all the relationship between the communist state’s policies to stimulate "creative industries", concepts of creativity and aesthetics, and the...

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Retail and Social Change

    By Steven Miles

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    In Retail and Social Change Steven Miles, presents a cross-disciplinary analysis of the evolution of retail and how in both its material and virtual guises it has come to reframe our relationship with the social world. Retail has become increasingly influential in homogenising the urban experience....

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Feminism, Labour and Digital Media

    The Digital Housewife

    By Kylie Jarrett

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book offers an original contribution to the exploration of consumer labour in digital media. It locates Marxist Feminist interpretations of domestic work at the centre of this discussion, providing a richer framework for understanding digital media economics. The argument critiques existing...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Working in Games

    Video Game Industry Insiders Talk About the Business of Play

    By Randy Nichols, Judd Ruggill, Ken McAllister, Ryan Kaufman

    Inside the Video Game Industry illuminates the internal workings of the notoriously complex and secretive computer game industry through twenty critical interviews with industry insiders. Aiming for an x-ray view of the video game industry, the authors have spoken to everyone from individual game...

    To Be Published December 14th 2015 by Routledge