#Connected or #Disaffected? Diversity and the Power of Pop Culture & Social Media

Friday, October 9, 2015

Friday, Oct 9, 1:30-3:00 pm, Elmer Anderson Library, Givens Conference Room (120). Social media provides highly interactive platforms to co-create, share, and modify content. The web has given voice and power to individuals and communities, particularly those who are traditionally oppressed or underrepresented. However, the real time nature of social media has also raised issues regarding content veracity/reliability;  racist and sexist rants; as well as bullying and personal attacks. Join us for an engaging and timely discussion. Read more details.


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