Media and Social Movements in the Age of Globalization

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 3:30 PM-5:20 PM
Room: 418
RC48 Social Movements, Collective Actions and Social Change (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Takeshi WADA, The University of Tokyo, Japan and Edwin AMENTA, University of California, Irvine, USA
Patrick HELLER, Brown University, USA
Moises ARCE, University of Missouri, Peru
Digital Contention: Anonymous and the Freedom of Information Movement (Oral Presentation)
Jared WRIGHT, Purdue University, USA

Good Press: Why Movements Get Covered and with Substance (Oral Presentation)
Edwin AMENTA, University of California, Irvine, USA

Filming the Revolution: Youtube Videos and Collective Action Framing in the 2011 Egyptian Uprising (Oral Presentation)
Karen CALDERON, University of the Philippines-Diliman, Philippines

The Reverse Panopticon Metaphor: The Autocratic State's Fear of Being Recorded (Oral Presentation)
Jinyan ZENG, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong