Researching (with) Social Media: A Reading Group

23 October 2014, 14:00 - 16:00

Seminar Room, Department of Sociology

The aim of this reading group is to bring together staff and students across disciplines to explore findings and methods of research involving social media.  The reading group will be organized into termly themes; the long-list of themes includes activism, advocacy, surveillance, big data, ethics, journalism, accountability, and pluralism. The reading group, which is funded by the ESRC and co-convened by Ella McPherson from Sociology/CGHR and Anne Alexander from the Cambridge Digital Humanities Network, will be open in the first instance to staff and PhD students, with remaining places allocated to MPhil students.

Register your interest and find out more online here: http://www.smhr.sociology.cam.ac.uk/Reading%20Group/ReadingGroupRegistration