Media Industries is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that supports critical studies of media industries, institutions, and policies worldwide.

Current Issue: Vol. 6, No. 2


Autonomy, Integration, and the Work of Cultural Intermediation in Indie Games

Matthew E. Perks (University of Waterloo), Felan Parker (University of Toronto), Jennifer R. Whitson (Waterloo University), Bart Simon (Concordia University), Gabrielle Lavenir (Concordia University), Ceyda Yolgörmez (Concordia University), Pierson Browne (University of Waterloo), and Brian Schram (University of Waterloo)

Special Section: Digital Media Platforms in India

This special section was edited by Adrian Athique (The University of Queensland)

Introduction—Indian Media in the Platform Economy

Adrian Athique (The University of Queensland)

Digital Emporiums: Platform Capitalism in India

Adrian Athique (The University of Queensland)

Informality in the Time of Platformization

Akshaya Kumar (Indian Institute of Technology Indore)

The OTT TV Box as a Diasporic Media Platform

Ramon Lobato (RMIT University) and Pradip Sarkar (RMIT University)


Reviews are edited by Nedda Ahmed (Georgia State University) and Shady Patterson (Georgia State University).

Book Review: ABC Sports: The Rise and Fall of Network Sports Television

Review by Dafna Kaufman (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Book Review: Custodians of the Internet

Review by Sarah Whitcomb Laiola (Coastal Carolina University)

Book Review: Media Heterotopias: Digital Effects and Material Labor in Global Film Production

Review by Dawn Fratini (University of California, Los Angeles)

Book Review: The Procrastination Economy: The Big Business of Downtime

Review by Neta Alexander (Colgate University)

Book Review: Race and the Cultural Industries

Review by Daelena Tinnin (The University of Texas at Austin)