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Visiting Lecturer, Pablo Boczkowski, Northwestern University

Event Details

Thursday, February 6, 2020
4-6 p.m.
In this talk, Boczkowski will present findings from his current book project, Abundance: On the experience of living in a world of information plenty. Drawing upon 158 interviews conducted in Argentina during 2016 and 2017, and a 700-person survey administered in City of Buenos Aires and its suburbs half-way through the fieldwork, the manuscript examines the structural and cultural dynamics that mediate between an environment characterized by exponential growth in digital communication ...