Convergence culture, as a concept, articulates a shift in the way global media industries operate, and how people as audiences interact with them it recognizes contemporary media culture as a primarily participatory culture in turn, this assumption renders notions of production and consumption. This paper explores the practical applications of convergence culture from the perspectives of media workers, suggesting not so much the use of ‘new’ categories, but rather an alignment of production, mediation and consumption as constituent practices in all experience of (in) media life.
Liquid journalism 4 journalism and “high modernity” media as social institutions do not escape the sense of accelarated, unsettling change permeating liquid modern life, and it is exactly this notion of volatile, uncertain (global and local) flux that professional journalism fails to come to terms with.
Liquid life, convergence culture and media work zygmunt bauman thus argues how we are all living a ‘liquid’ life, which is “a precarious life, lived under conditions of constant. Liquid life and media work contemporary life thus involves a complex dance between work, play, media, and life in the context of a rapid-changing ‘glocal’ context, the boundaries between which spaces, places and spheres of activity and perception have blurred. Mark twain tells of his life on the river, humorous stories, and a glimpse of his life during his childhood this memoir displays a detailed account about how life was like in america in the nineteenth century.
Liquid life deuze 2006 - download as pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online. We can now lead ‘liquid lives’, according to mark deuze (media work, 2007), where the boundaries between work, home and play are nebulous and ever-shifting it’s easy to open a browser at work and read about the royal baby, just as it’s difficult to avoid checking your work emails on your phone when you get home.
If you have the appropriate software installed, you can download article citation data to the citation manager of your choice simply select your manager software from the list below and click on download. He describes liquid life as “a precarious life, lived under conditions of constant uncertainty”(deuze, 2006) liquid life is the convergence of work and consumption, there by the distinguishing line between work and play has been blurred, thus dissipating the 9-5 work idea. This ‘liquid life’ is best conceptualised by mark deuze in his text liquid life, convergent culture and media work he describes liquid life as “a precarious life, lived under conditions of constant uncertainty”(deuze, 2006) liquid life is the convergence of work and consumption, there by the distinguishing line between work and play.
2 liquid life, convergence culture, and media work in today’s society, argues zygmunt bauman, “work is the normal state of all humans not working is abnormal” (2005a: 5)life has become. In liquid life, the modern categories of production (work) and consumption (life) have converged, which trend is particularly visible in our almost constant and concurrent immersion in media.
The key to these assumptions about our postmodern liquid journalism 2 condition is the common perception among people of all walks of life, that we live in times of fast-paced radical change. Liquid life or solid modernity are disintegrating and life in the context of a rapid-changing ‘glocal’ context tweaking between work and non-work 16 between conservative and progressive 2005) and information culture (manovich. Life on the mississippi by mark twain is his memoir about vital river life during the steamboat era and a remembrance of it after the civil war mark twain (1835-1910) grew up samuel langhorne clemens on the mississippi river in the small town of hannibal, missouri twain was a journalist, essayist, and writer of short stories and novels mark twain tells of his life on the river, humorous.