Events

How the Middle East uses social media
Friday, February 1, 2019 - 1:00pm

Join the Department of Communication for a talk with Damian Radcliffe, the Carolyn S. Chambers Professor in Journalism at the University of Oregon.

Radcliffe has written a series of annual reports designed to highlight key developments and data related to the usage of social media in the Middle East and North Africa. His latest paper provides an up-to-date analysis of how people across the Middle East are using social networks, highlighting the rise of messaging apps, visual social networks like Instagram and Snapchat and occasional regulatory and other tensions.

Friday, Feb. 1 | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Smith Student Memorial Union 328

Free and open to the public