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'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?
If you're an American whose conducting ethnographic research within the US finding funding can be difficult, especially if you are not working with at-risk populations. In the interests of supporting each other, I'd like to start a discussion/sharing thread for ideas on where/how to raise funds. For example, are there alternative sources that you have found that have been helpful? Are their funding institutions that we traditionally miss?See More
Great conversation. And I totally agree with the proposed taxonomy of document & text editors. I think the question of tagging and what meta-data we should be collecting is a really important topic as well.
I'll put together a…"