Comparative Media Studies / Communications Forum present

call for papers
conference directors
media in transition
abstracts and papers
hotel and travel

May 3-5, 2013

This site is an archive of the conference.

Featured Public Panels

Welcome and Introduction
David Thorburn
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Oversharing: The End of Privacy?
Feona Attwood, Middlesex University (UK)
David Rosen, author
Jonathan Zittrain, Harvard University
Moderator: Nick Montfort, MIT
Friday, May 3, 12:30-2
video | podcast | audiostream | summary

Surveillance: Big Data and other Watchers
Goran Bolin, Sodertorn University (Sweden)
Kelly Gates, University of California, San Diego
Jose van Dijck, University of Amsterdam
Moderator: Ethan Zuckerman, MIT
Saturday, May 4, 11-12:30

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Counterpublics: Self-Fashioning and Alternate Communities
Cristobal Garcia, P. Universidad Catolica (Chile)
Eric Gordon, Emerson College
Henry Jenkins, USC
Maria San Filippo, Harvard University
Moderator: Noel Jackson, MIT
Saturday, May 4, 5:30-7
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Summing Up, Looking Ahead
Roderick Coover, Temple University
Theo Hug
, University of Innsbruck
Molly Sauter, MIT
Dan Whaley,
Moderator: James Paradis, MIT
Sunday, May 5, 12:30-2

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