Department of Media and Communications 10th Anniversary public lecture
Date: Thursday 21 November 2013
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Professor Nick Couldry
Chair: Professor Mike Savage
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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