Cyber Communities - Talking Cultures: A case study in participatory social media politics

UTS Cosmopolitan Civil Societies Research Centre
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This presentation will examine the forces and triggers that interplay to create an effective social media political campaign focusing on cultural and social communities. My DCA project will draw on propositions about identity and activism from social science theory exploring the subject through Talking Cultures, a multi-modal campaign to advance cultural diversity perspectives in Australian public policy, the project will test the most effective avenue(s) to engage populations in real world and cyber world activism. The final creative presentation of which will occur in large screen public installations, experimentally exploring different modes of utilising social media to stimulate social action.
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