By Brian J Jones
By Brian J Jones
By Ted Gournelos,David J. Gunkel
The contributions during this assortment are geared up into six sections that handle using new applied sciences to change present cultural messages, the incorporation of expertise and substitute media in transformation of daily cultural practices and associations, and the reuse and repurposing of know-how to concentration lively political engagement and leading edge social switch.
Bringing jointly various students and case reviews, Transgression 2.0 would be the first key source for students and scholars attracted to electronic tradition as a transformative intervention within the varieties, tools and value of cultural politics.
By Gretchen Carlson
By Brigid Delaney
Feeling exhausted, nervous and off form, journalist Brigid Delaney makes a decision to determine – utilizing herself because the guinea pig. beginning with a brutal 101-day fast,
Brigid exams issues that are supposed to make us fresh, lean and serene. traveling the realm, she attempts colonics, meditation, silent retreats, staff psychotherapy and oodles of yoga, understanding what's necessary and what's simply pricey hype.
In monasteries and future health farms, on mountaineering trails and therapeutic massage tables, she asks, why achieve this many people swing from indulgence to detox and again back? Is it attainable to combine strong conduct into your everyday life? What does our obsession with wellbeing say approximately us? And why do you scent so undesirable should you haven’t eaten in seven days?
‘Brigid Delaney is the queen of calamity and a fearless, sane consultant into the unusual center of our sleek obsessions. this may make you groan in horror up to it’ll make you chuckle out loud.’ —Benjamin Law
‘A bloody interesting learn that leaves you brooding about even if you need to do yoga and meditation or get mindlessly inebriated and depression on the country of the realm. essentially I want that I’d written it.’ —Judith Lucy
‘At final! A humorous, well-written paintings of first-person gonzo reportage bearing on all of the overall healthiness and serenity remedies you have ever been too feeble for my part to adopt. consider this ebook as an interesting semi-colonic.’ —Annabel Crabb
Brigid Delaney is a senior author for Guardian Australia. She has formerly labored as a legal professional and journalist on the Sydney Morning Herald, the Telegraph (London), ninemsn and CNN. She is the writer of 2 books: This stressed Life and Wild Things.
By Bob W. White
"World song" emerged as a advertisement and musical type within the Nineteen Eighties, yet in a few feel track has constantly been worldwide. during the metaphor of encounters, tune and Globalization explores the dynamics that allow or prevent cross-cultural communique via track. within the tales informed via the members, we meet recognized avid gamers resembling David Byrne, Peter Gabriel, Sting, Ry Cooder, Fela Kuti, and Gilberto Gil, but in addition lesser-known characters corresponding to the Senegalese Afro-Cuban singer Laba Sosseh and Raramuri mess around gamers from northwest Mexico. This assortment demonstrates that cautious ancient and ethnographic research of world track can convey us how globalization operates and what, if something, we as shoppers need to do with it.
By Angela Krewani
By Joe Sonderman
By Larrie Dudenhoeffer