In Media Res - Social Media Activism week

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October 3, 2016 to October 7, 2016
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies, Journalism and Media Studies

This week's In Media Res theme focus is Social Media Activism.

Here's the lineup:

Monday, October 3 - Spring Duvall (Salem College) presents "Witnessing #NoJusticeNoLeBron:  The promise and limitations of celebrity social media activism."

Tuesday, October 4 - Jason Jarvis (Loyola Marymount University) presents "The Visual Rhetoric of Anonymous Networks."

Wednesday, October 5 - Indrani Lahiri (De Montfort University) presents "Political Twitterites."

Thursday, October 6 - Sara Stafford (Georgia State University) presents "Decision 2016 Online Activism."

Friday, October 7 - Sammi Dittloff (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) presents "Hashtag Activism vs. Hacktivism."

Theme week organized by Sara Stafford (Georgia State University).

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