Course Description

MIT 3954F-001 (Fall 2020)   Special Topics in MIT: Digital Activism

Instructor: J. Redden

Course Description
Digital Activism provides an overview of how activists are using digital technologies to organize, protest, evade surveillance, and share information. The goals are: a) to view digital activism as part of a longer history, b) to contextualize these practices politically and socially and c) ask critical questions about impact and implications.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course