For all those who are interested in Theory of Media Anthropology and who want to share, connect and exchange about specific subfields that are not yet covered by other groups like Print Media, Radio, Telephone, Journalism, PR, Ad...add more!
I've returned from my fieldwork in Rwanda studying the impacts of One Laptop Per Child in primary schools. I've found out some interesting things there, so I thought it would be interesting to pursue the topic for comparison…"
I'm completing an MA in anthropology at McGill University on the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) Program in Rwanda. I'm planning to pursue research on OLPC in Mongolia for my PhD. Is anyone familiar with senior anthropologists…"
I'm currently writing an MA thesis in Anthropology and Developments Studies at McGill University on the impact of One Laptop Per Child in Rwandan primary schools. I'm interesting in pursuing a PhD along these lines as well. Do you…"
I am a Masters student in the beginning stages of designing a research project for my thesis. I plan to research the impacts of the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) program in Rwanda by conducting ethnographic fieldwork (probably a…"
"It would be useful for you to join the Media Anthropology network http://www.media-anthropology.net Just send a message to the convenor John Postill who is a professor in media studies at Sheffield U and you can introduce yourself to the experts…"
Bonjour!I am a Masters student in the beginning stages of designing a research project for my thesis. I plan to research the impacts of the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) program in Rwanda by conducting ethnographic fieldwork (probably a microethnography) in some of the primary schools there. (See www.laptop.org for more info on OLPC). Reviewing the literature on methodology for anthropology and education has only revealed a mass of criticism about the limits…See More
I'm interested in conducting research into the anthropology of the Internet/internets. I am hoping this group will discuss how and in what ways people use the Internet and how this either augments or alters sociality. Any takers?