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In the nineties neoliberalism simultaneously provided the context for the Internet’s rapid uptake in the United States and discouraged public conversations about racial politics At the same time many scholars lauded the widespread use of text driven interfaces as a solution to the problem of racial intolerance Today’s online world is witnessing text driven interfaces such as e mail and instant messaging giving way to far visually intensive and commercially driven media forms that not only reveal but showcase people’s racial et In Digitizing Race 2008 Lisa Nakamura explores gend

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Digitizing Race Visual Cultures of the Internet Electronic MediationsJennifer Lopez music videos; films including the Matrix trilogy Gattaca and Minority Report; and online joke sites that users of color and women use the Internet to vigorously articulate their own types of virtual community avatar bodies and racial politicsLisa Nakamura is associate professor of speech communication and Asian American studies at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign She is the author of Cybertypes Race Ethnicity and Identity on the Internet and coeditor with Beth Kolko and Gilbert Rodman of Race in Cyberspace An impressionistic and rambling review of several b