Network Cultures

A photo of a ferris wheel with the words, "Mr. Robot" on it. In the foreground are two walls plastered with posters from the TV series.

An elaborate Mr. Robot marketing display at South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, TX. Mr. Robot is an American television series that focuses on hacktivism, a topic covered in this course. (Image courtesy of Andrew Hyde on flickr. License CC BY.)


MIT Course Number

CMS.614 / 21W.791 / CMS.867

As Taught In

Spring 2016


Undergraduate / Graduate

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Course Description

This course focuses on the social and cultural aspects of networked life through internet-related technologies (including computers, mobile devices, entertainment technologies, and emerging media forms).

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T. L. Taylor. CMS.614 Network Cultures. Spring 2016. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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