Over the last decade, the spread of digital technologies has profoundly
reshaped intimate lives worldwide, transforming the ways in which
people are involved in intimate relationships and experience love,
sexuality and emotions in everyday lives. Like other places, in the
Middle East, millions use the internet on a daily basis to access a
variety of music and cultural products, and to communicate, create and
maintain relationships with partners, family members, friends and
lovers, as well as for activism. This special issue aims to fill the gap in the scholarship on intimate lives and digital media in Middle East by focusing on the everyday uses of digital platforms and addressing their material, gendered and imaginative implications for practices

Menin, L., Costa, E. (2016). Introduction: Digital Intimacies: Exploring Digital Media and Intimate Lives in the Middle East and North Africa. MIDDLE EAST JOURNAL OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION, 9(2), 137-145 [10.1163/18739865-00902002].

Introduction: Digital Intimacies: Exploring Digital Media and Intimate Lives in the Middle East and North Africa

MENIN, LAURA;
2016

Abstract

Over the last decade, the spread of digital technologies has profoundly
reshaped intimate lives worldwide, transforming the ways in which
people are involved in intimate relationships and experience love,
sexuality and emotions in everyday lives. Like other places, in the
Middle East, millions use the internet on a daily basis to access a
variety of music and cultural products, and to communicate, create and
maintain relationships with partners, family members, friends and
lovers, as well as for activism. This special issue aims to fill the gap in the scholarship on intimate lives and digital media in Middle East by focusing on the everyday uses of digital platforms and addressing their material, gendered and imaginative implications for practices
Articolo in rivista - Contributo a Forum/Dibattito, Introduzione
Love, Intimacy, digital Media, Middle East, North Africa
English
2016
9
2
137
145
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Menin, L., Costa, E. (2016). Introduction: Digital Intimacies: Exploring Digital Media and Intimate Lives in the Middle East and North Africa. MIDDLE EAST JOURNAL OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION, 9(2), 137-145 [10.1163/18739865-00902002].
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