We want to let you know that the new issue of Flow: A Critical Forum on
Television and Media Culture is available at http://flowtv.org.
This issue features columns from Celine Parreņas Shimizu, Kiri Miller,
Bernard Timberg, Konrad Ng, Aswin Punathambekar and Ted Friedman.
This issue's columns in brief:
"The Making of My Mothering Movie: Birthright" by Celine Parreņas
A new film explores the complex mix of the emotion, politics, and
personal obligations of motherhood.
"What Brown Cannot Do For You: MTV-Desi, Diasporic Youth Culture, and
the Limits of Television" by Aswin Punathambekar
A look at disaporic media cultures and MTV's efforts to target
"Just Add Performance" by Kiri Miller (http://flowtv.org/?p=4019)
Exploring the industry effects and phenomena of 'musicking' of the
video games Rock Band and Guitar Hero.
"Gertrude Berg, Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg, and the Re-Discovery of a
Television Auteur" by Bernard M. Timberg (http://flowtv.org/?p=4034)
A revisitation of the iconic early television series The Goldbergs.
"A Look Back at the Campaign: Asian American Political and Cultural
Konrad Ng (http://flowtv.org/?p=4035)
An examination of Asian American political participation and cultural
expression within Barack Obama?s grassroots campaign.
"Tweeting the Dialectic of Technological Determinism" by Ted Friedman
A skeptical look at the technological determinism at work in American
perceptions of the effects of Twitter on the recent Iranian conflict.
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