9th Annual Ray Warren Multicultural Symposium
Date: 7:00pm PST November 7, 2012 Location: Templeton Campus Center
Templeton Campus Center
“Politics 2.0: Mobilizing Race and Identity in the Age of Social Media”
Merlyna Lim, Assistant Professor, Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes and the School of Social Transformation, Arizona State University
Professor Lim researches the political culture of technology in relation to issues of globalization, democratization, livability, and equity. Drawing upon her earlier career as an architect, her work addresses the interaction of physical and social places (such as public squares) and emerging cyberspaces. She is also an active blogger in multiple languages.