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Webcast: Protecting an uncensored Internet

State Library of Queensland panel: Protecting an uncensored Internet: the global response to SOPA legislation SLQ SOPA Panel Podcast MP3 direct download [60Mb] via @SLQ Date: Wednesday 1 February  2012 Speakers: Dr Sean Rintel (UQ, social communication technology researcher) Associate Professor Axel Bruns (QUT researcher in  social media mapping, citizen journalism and online publishing) Dr Nic Suzor […]

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Obama? Norway killings? London riots? You can has a meme for that …

Rintel, S. (2011, August 15). Obama? Norway killings? London riots? You can has a meme for that … TheConversation.edu.au. Alongside serious reportage of bad news, you’ve probably come across at least one crisis meme that treats that bad news with a dose of ghoulish humour. Why does internet social commentary take these precise forms? And why […]

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