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‘The new town square, the new public sphere’: Alternatives to neoliberalising cyberspace in India?

@article{Warren2014TheNT,
  title={‘The new town square, the new public sphere’: Alternatives to neoliberalising cyberspace in India?},
  author={S. Warren},
  journal={ACME: An International Journal for Critical Geographies},
  year={2014},
  volume={13},
  pages={495-504}
}
  • S. Warren
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • ACME: An International Journal for Critical Geographies
On 21 March 2013 a summit on the future of India’s digital media – titled ‘Big Tent Activate’ – was held at the Taj Palace Hotel, New Delhi. The Googlefunded summit, which I attended as a delegate, exemplified the neoliberalisation of India’s cyberspace. While I was in New Delhi, I also visited Sarai, an interdisciplinary research centre that is part of the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS). This intervention briefly critiques the Big Tent Activate’s vision of digital public… Expand