A New Literacies Sampler
©2007 Textbook X, 254 Pages
Series: New Literacies and Digital Epistemologies, Volume 29
The study of new literacies is quickly emerging as a major research field. This book «samples» work in the broad area of new literacies research along two dimensions. First, it samples some typical examples of new literacies – video gaming, fan fiction writing, weblogging, role play gaming, using websites to participate in affinity practices, memes, and other social activities involving mobile technologies. Second, the studies collectively sample from a wide range of approaches potentially available for researching and studying new literacies from a sociocultural perspective. Readers will come away with a rich sense of what new literacies are, and a generous appreciation of how they are being researched.
- X, 254
- ISBN (Softcover)
- Schriftlichkeit Aufsatzsammlung Literacy Adolescent literacy Fan fiction Gaming Popular media Neue Medien Technology Weblogs
- New York, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, Oxford, Wien, 2007. X, 254 pp.