What are the salient features of the youth media practices? What kinds of media narratives are produced and how do these relate to young people's notions of identity and selfhood? This book demonstrates how young people from around the world appropriate and reconfigure old and new media in the process of creating personal and social narratives.
Sanjay Asthana (PhD in Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Minnesota) is Associate Professor of Journalism at Middle Tennessee State University. His research has been published in several journals and books including Innovative Practices of Youth Participation in Media (2006).