Virtuality and the Television Audience: The Case of Futurama
Abstract:This essay examines the impact of Internet-based discourse on television audiences by examining the specific case of the recent program Futurama. Futurama has inspired the development of a vast and diverse virtual community dedicated to discussions of the program and the production of a variety of secondary discourses. .
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Division of Humanities/Programs in Science and Society, York University, Toronto, Canada
Publication date: 2002-01-01