Memes to Movements

On the long, winding road from innocuous cat photos, internet memes have become a central practice for political contention and civic engagement. Memes to Movements unveils the transformative power of memes, for better and for worse.

Memes to Movements

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Memes to Movements
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: An Xiao Mina
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-08 - Publisher: Beacon Press

A global exploration of internet memes as agents of pop culture, politics, protest, and propaganda on- and offline, and how they will save or destroy us all. Memes are the street art of the social web. Using social media–driven movements as her guide, technologist and digital media scholar An Xiao
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Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Whitney Phillips, Ryan M. Milner
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-02 - Publisher: MIT Press

How to understand a media environment in crisis, and how to make things better by approaching information ecologically. Our media environment is in crisis. Polarization is rampant. Polluted information floods social media. Even our best efforts to help clean up can backfire, sending toxins roaring across the landscape. In You
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Language: de
Authors: Whitney Phillips, Ryan M. Milner
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-09 - Publisher: Springer-Verlag

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Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Sam Summers
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-30 - Publisher: Springer Nature

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Pages: 256
Authors: Uroš Cvoro, Kit Messham-Muir
Categories: Art
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