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Technological Specificity, Transduction, and Identity in Media Mix

Independent Researcher, Barcelona 08001, Spain
Received: 3 June 2018 / Revised: 13 July 2018 / Accepted: 16 July 2018 / Published: 23 July 2018
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In this paper, I focus on the study of the relationships between technological specificity and media mix, focusing on how anime, as a visual medium, is connected to other media. There are two main aspects to this paper: the study of the complexities of the visual media milieu in the age of media mix, taking into account the technological materiality of different channels of production and consumption, and the study of the way these complexities must be approached. Taking materiality and information as the key aspects of the way specific objects in media are interconnected, I explore a question that has appeared recently in media studies: what is the right way to approach the relationships between media? View Full-Text
Keywords: media-mix; identity; materiality; technological specificity; transduction; anime media-mix; identity; materiality; technological specificity; transduction; anime
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Torrents, A. Technological Specificity, Transduction, and Identity in Media Mix. Arts 2018, 7, 29.

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