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Neglected Public Property: The Study of Media Infrastructures

Published on October 20th, 2017 Lisa Parks, Professor in MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing Posted by Elise Chen / in news / Published October 20, 2017 The concept of drone warfare frequently conjures images of video game-like interfaces, where desensitized soldiers sit at a desk moving a joystick, searching for their target from a far away […]

Publication: Lisa Parks, Hannah Goodwin, & Lisa Han – “‘I have the government in my pocket…’: Social Media Users in Turkey, Transmit-Trap Dynamics, and Struggles over Internet Freedom”

Published on August 30th, 2017Lisa Parks, Hannah Goodwin, & Lisa Han published the paper “‘I have the government in my pocket…’: Social Media Users in Turkey, Transmit-Trap Dynamics, and Struggles over Internet Freedom”. It can be viewed at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cccr.12173/abstract  

“Limits to Internet Freedom: Being Heard in an Increasingly Authoritarian World” accepted by The Third Workshop on Computing within Limits (LIMITS ’17)

Published on April 4th, 2017The article “Limits to Internet Freedom: Being Heard in an Increasingly Authoritarian World,” by Michael Nekrasov, Lisa Parks and Elizabeth Belding was accepted by The Third Workshop on Computing within Limits (LIMITS ’17). Download the article here: http://acmlimits.org/2017/papers/limits17-nekrasov.pdf