© 2012

Time, Media and Modernity

  • Emily Keightley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction:Time, Media, Modernity

    1. Emily Keightley
      Pages 1-22
  3. Times of Media Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Martin Lister
      Pages 45-65
  4. Times of Media Content

  5. Global Temporalities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
  6. Local Temporalities

  7. Conclusion: Making Time – The Social Temporalities of Mediated Experience

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 224-241

About this book


A wide ranging, interdisciplinary exploration of media time and mediated temporalities. The chapters explore the diverse ways in which time is articulated by media technologies, the way time is constructed, represented and communicated in cultural texts, and how it is experienced in different social contexts and environments.


environment Generation media media technologies memory Nation

Editors and affiliations

  • Emily Keightley
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Social SciencesLoughborough UniversityUK

About the editors

JOHN CORNER Visiting Professor in Communication Studies at the University of Leeds and an Emeritus Professor of the University of Liverpool, UK DAVID DEACON Professor of Communication and Media Analysis and Head of Department, Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University, UK AMANDA KEARNEY Senior Lecturer in Anthropology, in the School of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of New South Wales, Australia ALISON LANDSBERG Associate Professor at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, USA MARTIN LISTER Professor Emeritus in Visual Culture, in the Department of Culture, Media, and Drama, Faculty of Creative Arts, UWE, Bristol, UK SCOTT MCQUIRE Associate Professor and Reader in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne, Australia MICHAEL PICKERING Professor of Media and Cultural Analysis in the Department of Social Sciences at Loughborough University, UK SARAH PINK Professor of Social Sciences at Loughborough University, UK ANNA READING Professor of Communication at the University of Western Sydney, Australia

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