Gender and social media

An 8 min video from TED of Johanna Blakely arguing the potential for social networking to de-emphasise identifying the individual through categories such as gender, age etc.

– Do women dominate social media? Why?

– What potential impact might this have for traditional media?

– What are are potentials and limits of ‘Taste communities’ in disturbing understandings of sex and gender?

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