Social Media in Times of Crisis

Written by Terry Flew on April 6, 2013

My colleague Associate Professor Axel Bruns’ keynote presentation to the Social Media in Times of Crisis event hosted by the EIDOS institute at the State library of Queensland on 4 April 2013.

This work is related to the Australian Research Council Linkage-Project grant ´┐╝Social Media in Times of Crisis: Learning from Recent Natural Disasters to Improve Future Strategies, involving Axel Bruns, A/Prof. Jean Burgess, Dr. Kate Crawford (Microsoft Research) and myself, with industry partners the Queensland Department of Community Safety

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The Digital Transformations of 21st Century News Journalism

Written by Terry Flew on October 12, 2012

Powerpoints from my keynote presentation at Ming Chuan University, Taipei, Taiwan, on 12 October 2012. The full paper can be accessed here, or on QUT ePrints. I am looking to have it published in Chinese shortly.

Ming Chuan University presentation Taipei 12 Oct

Mapping the Australian Twittersphere

Written by Terry Flew on May 24, 2012

My colleagues Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess have released their preliminary mapping of Twitter use in Australia – the Australian Twittersphere – and it has received considerable media publicity.

A copy of their presentation to the Digital Humanities Australasia: Building, Mapping, Connecting conference held in Canberra in April 2012 is provided below:

Mapping the Australian Twittersphere

View another webinar from Axel Bruns