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Ethnographic study: Social network sites are “virtual campfires”

After five years participant observation, anthropologist Jenny Ryan has published her masters’ thesis about the social network sites Facebook, My Space and Tribe.net. She created a beautiful web version of … Continue reading

November 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

The point of Media Anthropology

Excerpt from John Postill’s article What’s the point of media anthropology. Faced with the cognitive contradictions of seeking to represent the divinities through figurative art, religious leaders in Israel, early … Continue reading

November 5, 2014 · Leave a comment