Understanding Digital Propaganda – A Talk by Sam Woolley

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

“Bot Farms and Sockpuppet Armies: Understanding Propaganda in the of Era of Automation” A talk by Samuel Woolley There’s no question about it. Propaganda ain’t what it used to be. With the wide availability of digital tools, and the anonymity they afford, deceptive influence and its polarizing effects are everywhere. In his new book, Manufacturing Consensus: Understanding Propaganda in the Era ...

Wayne A. Danielson Award Lecture

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

The Wayne A. Danielson Award recognizes scholars who have made a significant contribution to the understanding of communication. Created in 1991, it honors Professor Emeritus Wayne Danielson for his contributions to the Moody College of Communication, The University of Texas at Austin, and the field of communication. The Moody College of Communication is proud to announce Dr. Claire Wardle as ...