Journal article

Reassembling the Indigenous Public Sphere

J Latimore, D Nolan, M Simons, E Khan

Ajis : Australasian Journal of Information Systems | Australasian Association for Information Systems and Australian Computer Society | Published : 2017

Abstract

This paper seeks to provide an initial theoretical grounding to assess a practical project: a new software application that attempts to be a beneficial resource in the field of Indigenous representation. As a starting point, we are concerned to provide a theoretical ground for considering the inherited and shifting spaces of Indigenous media representation. To this end, this paper reconsiders the strengths and weaknesses of debates surrounding the ‘Indigenous public sphere’. This is used as grounds for critically understanding the relations that constitute this field. Following this, we consider how a more materialist approach to publics might enable a productive reconceptualization, and in ..

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