Theory on Demand
Satellite Lifelines: Media, Art, Migration and the Crisis of Hospitality in Divided Cities
Theory on Demand #38 Satellite Lifelines: Media, Art, Migration and the Crisis of Hospitality in Divided Cities Isabel Löfgren Isabel Löfgren takes us to the Stockholm high-rise suburbs to show us how art projects and transnational media intermingle with the multicultural urban reality. In this book, she discusses the architecture of her project Satellitstaden, where [...]
Out now: TOD #29: Good Data
INC is happy to announce the publication of Good Data edited by Angela Daly, S. Kate Devitt and Monique Mann. You can download and read the book here: https://networkcultures.org/blog/publication/tod-29-good-data/. Thursday January 25th at 17:00 the book will be launched @ Spui25, see you there!
TOD #28: Communities at a Crossroads
TOD#28: Communities at a Crossroads Material Semiotics for Online Sociability in the Fade of Cyberculture How to conceptualize online sociability in the 21st century? To answer this question, Communities at a Crossroads looks back at the mid-2000s. With the burst of the creative-entrepreneur alliance, the territorialisation of the internet and the commercialization of interpersonal ties, [...]
Navigating Theory on Demand
Navigating Theory on Demand is a new way of reading, interacting and working with an e-publication. In collaboration with the PublishingLab a new reading platform has been developed for the Theory on Demand series to make the publications easily readable and browsable online. That means that INC publications will evolve once more: next to PDF, [...]
Two new publications: Online Courtship and In the Facebook Aquarium. Get your copy now!
Two new editions in our Theory on Demand-series are available now! Theory on Demand #15 was published a couple of weeks ago on the eve of the Facebook Farewell Party: Ippolita’s In the Facebook Aquarium. Theory on Demand #16 is our very first publication about a subject that affects the lives of millions around the [...]
Out now: Transcoding the Digital: How Metaphors Matter in New Media by Marianne van den Boomen
Read online, download the PDF or order a print copy at Lulu! Transcoding the Digital: How Metaphors Matter in New Media by Marianne van den Boomen is a material-semiotic inquiry into the constitutive role of metaphors in our daily encounters with computers and networks. While interface concepts such as desktop and windows are easily recognized [...]