Moving Images

Mediating Migration as Crisis

In recent years, spectacular images of ruined boats, makeshift border camps, and beaches littered with life vests have done much to consolidate the politics of migration and refugeeism in Europe. The mediation of migration as a crisis, in turn, has done much to shore up certain kinds of humanitarian response, legislative action, and affective investment. Bridging artistic practice and academic inquiry, the essays and artworks gathered in Moving Images interrogate the mediation of migration and refugeeism in the contemporary European conjuncture, asking how images, discourses, and data are involved in shaping visions of migration in increasingly global contexts.

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2019-09-27, ca. 300 pages
ISBN: 978-3-8376-4827-0

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Book title
Moving Images Mediating Migration as Crisis
Publisher
transcript Verlag
Pages
ca. 300
Features
kart., Klebebindung, 28 Farbabbildungen
ISBN
978-3-8376-4827-0
Commodity Group
1744
BIC-Code
JFD JFFN
BISAC-Code
SOC052000 SOC007000
THEMA-Code
JBCT JBFH
Release date
2019-09-27
Edition
1
Topics
Medien, Bild, Migration
Readership
Media Studies, Migration Studies, Sociology, Art History, Visual Culture Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Critical Race Theories, Globalization Studies, Colonial and Postcolonial Theory
Keywords/Tags
Migration, Media, Globalization, Visual Culture, ICTs, Image, Media Aesthetics, Sociology of Media, Visual Studies, Media Studies

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