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Блоговете за култура в българското онлайн пространство
Culture blogs in Bulgarian online space

Author(s): Ekaterina Titova
Subject(s): Social Sciences, Library and Information Science
Published by: Софийски университет »Св. Климент Охридски«
Keywords: blogs; Internet; culture; citizen journalism

Summary/Abstract: Today the greater part of young’s life is in social media. The paper presents changes in everyday life, information access, caused by Internet and new media, and reviews blogs as virtual communication tools, their advance, features, kinds and impact on civil society. The main focus is on culture blogs and their characteristics, and how culture could find its target audience in virtual communities. The research classifies culture blogs in different categories, compares and observes aspects of freedom of opinion and expression, comments and causes. For Bulgarian audience interested in culture it is a great opportunity to have those online sites in order to be heard the voice of the nation.