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The Citizen Marketer: Promoting Political Opinion in the Social Media Age

Date: Wed, 02/28/2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Main Library - Auditorium
Categories: Adult School Dept. Special Events

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Joel Penney offers a new framework for understanding the phenomenon of viral political communication: the citizen marketer. In contrast to the “slacktivism” critique often leveled at these media-centered forms of activism, Penney argues that they enable citizens to take on the role of viral political marketers as they participate in the networked spread of ideas.


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