Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Visual Frictions
Stockholm University, Faculty of Humanities, Department of Media Studies, JMK. (Nordic Network for Digital Visuality (NNDV))
2015 (English)Collection (editor) (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Visuality is an increasingly contested phenomenon. Rarely stable and never “pure,” the visual is always intertwined with other senses and expressive forms and is often implicated in multiple power relations. Whether as part of social and cultural practices, or as utilized in social scientific inquiry and investigation, the visual exerts a power that continues to challenge and be challenged by other ways of knowing. This power is especially apparent when we consider visuality in its digital manifestations: as visually based media expand their purview across social, cultural, and geographic space we find they are often in “friction” with established norms, structures, and modes of expression.

In this themed issue of the Journal of Aesthetics and Culture, the authors have been invited to explore these issues, under the rubric of “Visual Frictions.”

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Järfälla: CoAction Publishing, 2015.
National Category
Media and Communications Educational Sciences
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-127622DOI: 10.3402/jac.v7.30347OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-127622DiVA: diva2:910650
Funder
Nordic Council of Ministers, 46221
Note

Theme issue of the Journal of Aesthetics and Culture vol. 7, 2015, under the rubric of “Visual Frictions.”

Conference Visual Frictions and their Futures, Nordic Network for Digital Visuality, February 12-13, 2015, Stockholm, Sweden.

Available from: 2016-03-09 Created: 2016-03-09 Last updated: 2016-03-09Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Other links

Publisher's full textSpecial Issue: Visual Frictions

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Becker, Karin
By organisation
JMK
Media and CommunicationsEducational Sciences

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Altmetric score

Total: 50 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link