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Title Television as digital media / edited by James Bennett and Niki Strange.

Imprint Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  302.2345 T236d 2011    ---  Available
Description 389 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Console-ing passions
Console-ing passions.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [359]-372) and index.
Contents Introduction: Television as digital media / James Bennett -- Part 1: Switchover: historicizing the digital revolution. Convergence and divergence : the international experience of digital television / Graeme Turner ; When digital was new : the advanced television technologies of the 1970s and the control of content / Julian Thomas ; "Is it TV yet"? The dislocated screens of television in a mobile digital culture / William Boddy -- Part 2: Production strategies in the digital landscape. Cult television as digital television's cutting edge / Roberta Pearson ; Multiplatforming public service : the BBC's "Bundled project" / Niki Strange ; Little kids' TV : downloading, sampling, and multiplatforming the preschool TV experiences of the digital era / Jeanette Steemers -- Part 3: The aesthetics of convergence. The "basis for mutual contempt" : the loss of the contingent in digital television / Karen Lury ; Television's aesthetic of efficiency : convergence television and the digital short / Max Dawson ; Scripted spaces : television interfaces and the non-places of asynchronous entertainment / Daniel Chamberlain ; Television, interrupted : pollution or aesthetic? / Jason Jacobs -- Part 4: User-generated content: producing digital audiences. Worker blowback : user-generated, worker-generated, and producer-generated content within collapsing production workflows / John T. Caldwell ; User-created content and everyday cultural practice : lessons from YouTube / Jean Burgess ; Architectures of participation : fame, television, and Web 2.0 / James Bennett.
Subject Digital television -- Social aspects.
Digital media -- Social aspects.
Technological innovations -- Social aspects.
Information society.
Added Author Bennett, James, 1978-
Strange, Niki, 1970-
ISBN 9780822349105 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822349108 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822348870 (cloth : alk. paper)
082234887X (cloth : alk. paper)

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