Publication details [#65811]

Reyes, Antonio. 2019. Virtual communities: Interaction, identity and authority in digital communication. Text & Talk 39 (1) : 99–120.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


By assaying interaction and identity in Spanish digital communication, this paper presents empirical modes to explain contrasts in virtual communities, revises firm criteria like time and regularity in interaction, and presents novel criteria (hierarchy and authority) to stress the distinctions concerning virtual communities.