Charlton D. McIlwain is vice provost of Faculty Engagement & Development at New York University, and professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU's Steinhardt School. He is also the founder of the Center for Critical Race & Digital Studies, and the co-author of Race Appeal: How Candidates Invoke Race in U.S. Political Campaigns, winner of the 2012 APSA Ralph Bunche Award.
Alternative Internets and Their Lost Histories
Lori Emerson excavates the history of alternative internets like AfroNet — and concludes our current monolithic internet is the offspring of colonialist mindsets....