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A Necessary Disenchantment: myth, agency and injustice in the digital age

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Speaker(s): Professor Nick Couldry
Chair: Professor Mike Savage

Recorded on 21 November 2013 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.

Professor Couldry challenges some ‘digital age’ myths about how we gather on social media platforms and the value of ‘big data’, and considers the new forms of agency and injustice emerging alongside them.

Nick Couldry is professor of media, communications and social theory and author of Media, Society, World.

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