Still queer --- or, what is queer Internet studies for those who don't study the Internet?

  • Lisa Henderson
Keywords: internet as cultural formation, queer structures of feeling, everyday life, queer media use, queer branding

Abstract

The queer Internet is a cultural formation, not a technological outcome. It bears the marks of changes, uncertainties, and structures of feeling of queer and non-queer cultures at large. Our questions can be: what have we as queers chosen to do with the Internet? What will we choose to do?

Author Biography

Lisa Henderson

Professor of Communication at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Published
2018-07-01
How to Cite
Henderson, L. (2018). Still queer --- or, what is queer Internet studies for those who don’t study the Internet?. First Monday, 23(7). https://doi.org/10.5210/fm.v23i7.9270