Global Digital Futures: Digital Strategies for Counter Narratives (EPISODE 10!!) Tue, 2019-05-07 12:00
WE’RE BACK WITH OUR 10TH EPISODE!!!
This week, we welcome Dr. Dounia Mahlouly to speak about Digital Strategies for Counter Narratives. Dr. Mahlouly is lecturing at SOAS Centre for Global Media and Communications. She conducted her PhD research at the University of Glasgow, in partnership with the American University in Cairo and worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher at King’s College London, as part of the European consortium VOX-Pol. Her research interests are in the area of Media Studies and Political Communication. Her work focuses on the interplay between state and non-state actors’ communication strategies in post-2011 North Africa. She is about to publish an ethnography of research in ‘violent online political extremism’, which is designed as a contribution to the current academic debates in critical terrorism studies.