Ok, so I have developed the idea for my research project, now to assemble it! I have decided to divide the project into 5 parts (five focus points).
Parts 1 & 2 will be on how refugees engage with cyberculture. Part 1 will focus on how refugees map & document their experiences. Example cases I will be researching: refugees paving the way for other refugees by sharing photos/GPS locations of their migration path on social media and Google Maps censoring access to viewing refugee housing centres.
Part 2 will be a focus on how refugees interact with cyberculture to share their experiences within institutions/controlled environments (i.e. detention centres, camps and island resettlements). Examples: Free the children NAURU and footage released of a hunger strike from within Manus Island detention centre.
Part 3 will be a focus on those participating in cyberculture to help refugees…
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