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Victoria Esteves

University of Stirling
United Kingdom
Email victoria.esteves [at] stir [period/dot] ac.uk

Victoria Esteves is a Lecturer in Creative Industries at the University of Stirling. Their research interests span across online culture, internet memes, remix, DIY and participatory culture – and how these aspects play out in terms of identity, politics, climate change, and socio-cultural themes.

Victoria Esteves’s Website.

Publications

Esteves, V.; Dinan, W.; Bernardi, C.; Harkins, S. (in press). “Online climate denialism: eco-systems and echo chambers.” In A. Hansen & R. Cox (ed.) The Routledge Handbook of Environment and Communication (2nd ed). London & New York: Routledge.

Bernardi, C.; Esteves, V. (pending) “Streaming donations during COVID-19: Online solidarity on Twitch.” In Journal of Philanthropy and Marketing.

Esteves, V. (2018).”I can haz rights?: online memes as digital embodiment of craft(ivism).” In G. Meikle (ed.), The Routledge Companion to Media and Activism. London & New York: Routledge.

Mesquita, A. (2018). “Counter-cartography: mapping power as collective practice.” In G. Meikle (ed.), The Routledge Companion to Media and Activism. London & New York: Routledge. Translation by Victoria Esteves.

Esteves, V. & Meikle, G. (2015). “LOOK @ THIS FUKKEN DOGE: Internet Memes and Remix Cultures.” In C. Atton (ed.), The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media. London: Routledge.

Esteves, V. (2015). “Internet memes: transnational products of (home-made) cyberculture.” In S. Baumann & M. Flegel (ed.), All the World’s a Stage: Theorizing and Producing Blended Identities in a Cybercultural World. Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press.

Esteves, V. (2013). “Complex and Troublesome Relations.”[Book Review]. Cultural Studies Review, Vol. 19, Issue 1, 314-321.