Content tagged "Zeynep Tufekci"
Zeynep Tufekci discusses features of boom and bust protest movements, drawing upon Gezi, the Arab Spring, and the Occupy and M15 movements.
Event: Thursday, October 17, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
UNC’s Zeynep Tufekci discusses social media-fueled protests and their boom and bust cycle, drawing on the Gezi protests, Arab Spring, Occupy, and others.
Event: Thursday, May 5, 2011 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Are changes in the communications environment enabling protest in a way we’ve not seen before? Is civic disobedience easier, or perhaps more effective?