Tweets from Tahrir–from Cyber World to Printed Page

2/21   6:30 P.M.   Olin 102

Nadia Idle, co-editor of “Tweets from Tahrir”, will discuss the roles that Twitter played as a medium of relaying information during the first phase of the revolution, the process of and assembling the tweets to create a final printable narrative, and answer the question most commonly poised: why would you want to print tweets in a book?

Nadia Idle is Activism & Outreach Officer at War on Want, a global justice NGO based in London. She studied Anthropology, Theater and Biology at the American University in Cairo (AUC) and later obtained an MSc in Development Studies from School of Oriental and African Studies, London.

This event is co-sponsored by the Human Rights Program and the Experimental Humanities Project

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