You can listen to my full skype interview with Fo below:. SNs and Past Forms of Communication Barry Wellman explains how with the Internet, subtle changes took place in the configuration of community. I think this topic is particularly fascinating is because the social sciences have long tracked physical queer spaces, and this research is widely known; less is known about how online platforms contribute to producing or re-making queer spaces.
I want to stress this even as I make an argument about what kind of place Grindr is in general; the community of app is not uniformly anything except a group of men looking for sex. The company has a variety of plans to achieve this.
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Different to dating websites, the mobile apps can be used in any location as long as the user has a smartphone and Internet access. This can be a street, park, embankment, arcade, public toilet, corner —the sexual geography of the city has been crucial in the creation of cruising networks in the culture of Western cities.
So I was really engaged immediately and just fell in love from there. You take a little scene you see by the side of the road and a what if story emerges.