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Past seminars

Past seminars

Troughout the academic year, Latinx Digital Media invites you to a series of weekly seminars held over Zoom on Tuesdays from 12-1 PM CT. The seminars are free and open to everyone. They only require you to register in advance. Check our full lineup for the Fall 2020 quarter here.

You can watch the full videos of past seminar presentations below:

Prof. Jessica Retis (University of Arizona) – “Bilingual journalism in the digital age: Serving Latinx audiences in translocal contexts” (09/22/20)
Prof. Hector Amaya (University of Southern California) – “The uses and misuses of anonymity in the Mexican blogosphere” (09/29/20)
Prof. Angharad N. Valdivia (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) – “Disney, Gender, Generation and Latinidad? Stuck in the Middle as a metaphor for the ambivalent and ambiguous location of the US’ most numerous ‘minority’.” (10/06/20)
Prof. Rachel R. Mourão (Michigan State University) – “When the right protests: How Brazilian journalists perceive and cover conservative moments” (10/13/20)
Prof. Jairo Lugo-Ocando (Northwestern University in Qatar) – “Twitter use, authorial control and agenda setting in Latin America’s non-profit investigative journalism organizations” (10/20/20)
Prof. Ignacio Siles (Universidad de Costa Rica) – “Datafication as culture: Living with algorithms in Latin America” (10/27/20)

Video coming soon!