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Lieve Gies and the line between fun and lies!

I am still working my way through Lieve Gies “How Material are cyberbodies?” but felt the urge to reflect on one element of the piece that I have read so far.

Gies quotes Jewkes and Sharp (2003)  stating

“when it comes to constructing identity, the line is increasingly blurred between “playful” and fraudulent, inclusive and exploitative, accesssible [...]

Response to Film festival WOW video

My first response to the Wow was to smile and tap my feet. However, after mulling it over for a while I began to wonder what the internet was ‘for’.

The Internet is for communication – whether this is textual or graphical. However, there is an awful lot of porn out there but this is true [...]