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Volume 96, #4 • Fall 2023

 

SPECIAL COLLECTION: Ethnographies of Infopolitics in Africa: Connectivity, Control, and Technology Contracts


Katrien Pype and Victoria Bernal  |  INTRODUCTION: Infopolitics and Technology Contracts


Alessandro Jedlowski  |  Screen media, technological innovation and the state in Nigeria


Victorial Bernal  |  Crazy, Stupid, Lying, Traitors: Eritrean Politics and Extreme Speech Online


Fabien Cante  |  Attuning to Opacity: Interpreting “Post-Crisis” Refusals on Abidjan’s Local Airwavesi


Scott Ross  |  Remoteness and Connection on a CongoleseHumanitarian Radio Network


Nanna Thorsteinsson Schneidermann  |  The Intimate Infopolitics of Township Sociality in Cape Town: Mobile Phones, Mothers, and Respectability


 

 

BOOK REVIEWS:

Luke Forrester on Scott MacLochlainn’s The Copy Generic: How the Nonspecific Makes our Social Worlds


Joel Kuipers on Michael Silverstein’s Language In Culture: Lectures on the Social Semiotics of Language


Shweta Krishnan on Sophie Chao’s In the Shadow of the Palms: More-than-Human Becomings in West Papua


George Mantzios on Othon Alexandrakis’s Radical Resilience: Athenian Topographies of Precarity and Possibility


FILM REVIEW:

David Lipset on Toby Mills and Aileen O’Sullivan’s Whetū Mārama/Bright Star


Volume 96, #3

Summer 2023

  

Articles by Ryan Davey, John Dulin and Vivian Dzokoto, Ilana Feldman, Anja Kublitz, and Lotte Buch Segal.