What does it mean that digital technologies are increasingly a part of everyday life?

Theorizing the Web 2014

Even those of us who are unable to attend the Theorizing the Web 2.0 Conference that is taking place 25-21 July 2014 can contribute to the discussion. The following information is from their Call for Proposals.

What does it mean that digital technologies are increasingly a part of everyday life? We begin with such a broad question because, though the relationship between society and digital technologies is profound, we are only just beginning to make sense of their entanglement. Our understanding is limited, in part, because so much thinking about the Web is rooted in empirical analyses too disconnected from theory, from questions of power and social justice, and from public discourse. We need new priorities in our conversations about the Web.

Some specific topics we'll be looking for include (but are not limited to):


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