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Tryumf amatora. O społecznościowych praktykach tekstualnych w świecie mediów elektronicznych
The Triumph of an Amateur. On Social Textual Practices in Electronic Media

Author(s): Krzysztof Gajewski
Subject(s): Language studies, Theoretical Linguistics, Applied Linguistics
Published by: Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
Keywords: electronic media; digital media; streaming practices; literature and global media; literature and the Web; literature and internet
Summary/Abstract: The monograph discusses computer media from the perspective of literary criticism and cultural anthropology. It analyses in depth phenomena such as: fake news, internet memes, the authorship of Wikipedia, the functions of accounts in social media, the practices of live streaming, simultaneously using the methodology of traditional literary criticism. Many textual occurrences are connected with participation practices through computer media on the Web.

  • E-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-4704-4
  • Print-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-4696-2
  • Page Count: 436
  • Publication Year: 2020
  • Language: Polish