Ghost Audience – Heath Harris Under CCBY-NC-SA 2.0
Hagerstrand’s three human constraints… and carpool karaoke with FLOTUS
- Capability (can I get there?)
- Coupling (can I get there at the right time?)
- Authority (am I allowed there?)
Hagerstrand’s Time Geography: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/2t75b8sj#page-1
Further reading: Jancovich, M. (2011) “Time, Scheduling and Cinema Going”. Media International Australia. No 139: p 88-95.
Audience participation at cult cinema events is counter to the typical discourse on cinema viewing:
The end of cinema?
or the evolution of the ‘cinema event’?
Cinema as a consumption of place (see Hubbard, 2003) – Gold class, boutique cinemas.
Consider the consumption of space this week, as we ask you to plan and attend the cinema – how did Hagerstrand’s constraints come into play?