Highlights from #SMSociety 2019

After a year of planning and preparations, it’s hard to believe that the 2019 Conference is now officially part of the history. Thank you to all volunteers, attendees, presenters, program committee and everyone who made this year’s conference a huge success! Let’s do it again! Mark your calendar, the 2020 … Continue Reading →

ICYMI: #SMSociety 2019 Keynote by Valerie Steeves

“Not So Social, Not So Networked: Teens’ Perspectives of Privacy and Trust on Social Media” In the past two years, The eQuality Project has conducted a series of research projects exploring how teens use social media in their daily lives. Our findings suggest that teens do not share aspects of … Continue Reading →

ICYMI: #SMSociety 2019 Keynote by Tarleton Gillespie

“Custodians of the Internet: Platforms, Content Moderation, and the Hidden Decisions That Shape Social Media” Content moderation can serve as a prism for examining what platforms are, and how they subtly torque public life. Our understanding of platforms too blithely accepted the terms in which they were sold and celebrated … Continue Reading →

Highlights from #SMSociety 2017

Thank you to all Volunteers, Attendees, Presenters, Program Committee, Partners and everyone who made the 2017 SMSociety Conference a huge success! Mark your calendar, the 2018 International Conference on Society Media & Society will be in Copenhagen, Denmark on July 18-20. (CfP will be released in September.) In case you … Continue Reading →

#SMSociety Highlights from Day 2 (as seen on Twitter)

Reliving SMSociety highlights from Day 2. Keep those tweets coming!!! –curated by Rachel Nelems, a conference volunteer and the social media coordinator for Leadnowca. [View the story “#SMSociety Conference 2017: Day 2” on Storify]