Race, Representation & Digital Divides: Multiculturalism on the Internet: A Case Study of Nettime, an E-mail Discussion List

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  • Histories of the New Sessions

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  • Race, Representation & Digital Divides: Multiculturalism on the Internet: A Case Study of Nettime, an E-mail Discussion List

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  • Taking in consideration diverse studies on multiculturalism, this paper interrogates how Internet can be a tool to different cultures expresses their ideas. It is a case study of Net time, a list with different language groups. It was done interviews with list moderators and an analysis of e-mails flow. The list served as a small sample of what occurs in Internet.

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