Shaping the Image: Identity Constructions and Social Media

Shaping the Image: Identity Constructions and Social Media

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Shaping the Image: Identity Constructions and Social Media

How can online social worlds be analyzed as a form of multimedia? How are they designed to facilitate collective participation and community?
Why and how has community become central to online virtual worlds? How do they function in social terms and what social impacts have they had?
How have multimedia practices such as blogging and social networking challenged social constructions of authorship and identity?
Has the idea of the networked community and/or user produced content challenged the relations of power and ideology embedded within the Internet?
What ethical issues have networked practices activated and why?