Exploring Produsage: A Special Issue of New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia

Call for papers: The concept of produsage points to
the shift away from conventional producer/consumer relationships,
and highlights the more fluid roles of users and contributors within
social media environments. Participants in open source projects, in
/Wikipedia/, in /YouTube/ and /Second Life/ are no longer merely
consuming or using preproduced material, but neither are they at all
times acting as fully self-determined producers of fully formed new
works; rather, they occupy a hybrid position as produsers of content. Read the rest of this entry »