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      March 25, 2020

      Wednesday   4:30 PM

      Georgia State University , 25 Park Place, 2nd Floor
      Atlanta, Georgia

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      Wendy Chun on "Segregation: The Stuff of Social Media"

      Dr. Wendy Hui Kyong Chun is the Canada 150 Research Chair in New Media at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia where she also leads the Digital Democracies Group. Dr. Chun’s work has been driven by questions related to the impact of control technologies on mass media. She is the author of several books including Updating to Remain the Same: Habitual New Media and Control and Freedom: Power and Paranoia in the Age of Fiber Optics. Dr. Chun is currently working on a book entitled Discriminating Data: Individuals, Proxies, Neighborhoods. The event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow. The lecture is sponsored by the Humanities Research Center and co-sponsored by the Georgia State University Library. 

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