2012 MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference: Civic Action On and Offline: IRL + RT FTW!
Civic Action On and Offline: IRL + RT FTW!
Activists, theorists, media makers and researchers are all struggling to understand the relationship between the recent global cycle of protests and the new media ecology. This panel takes a look at how civic action moves between online and offline spaces, with attention to the SOPA/PIPA battles, Anonymous and Occupy, Justice for Trayvon Martin, and DREAM Activists.
Hal Roberts-Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University
Holmes Wilson-Fight for the Future
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2012 MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference