Series: Asian American Experience
Paperback: 216 pages
Publisher: University of Illinois Press; 1st edition (August 4, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 4402078
Format: PDF Text djvu book
The internet has transformed the idea of home for Indians and Indian Americans. In Virtual Homelands: Indian Immigrants and Online Cultures in the United States, Madhavi Mallapragada analyzes home pages and other online communities organized by diasporic and immigrant Indians from the late 1990s through the social media period. Engaging the shifting aspects of belonging, immigrant politics, and cultural citizenship by linking the home page, house...