Review of Viviane Serfaty's the Mirror and the Veil: An Overview of American Online Diaries and Blogs
14 Pages Posted: 2 Nov 2007
Date Written: 2005
This is a review of Viviane Serfaty's landmark study of personal online diaries and personal blogs, with special attention to the micropolitics of self-representation in computer-mediated communication, the transformation of intimacy in the age of Internet, and the American tradition of individuality.
Keywords: Serfaty, Internet, Blogs, Individuality, Intimacy, Diaries, Virtuality, Computer-mediated_communication
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