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May 2019

Lecture at Atwater Library Auditorium: Do You Follow?Social media imagery and public discourse

May 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Atwater Library, 1200 Atwater Ave.
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1X4 Canada
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Do You Follow? Social media imagery and public discourse WHEN: Friday, May 24 WHERE: Atwater Library Auditorium TIME: 9:30 a.m. Stephen Monteiro, Concordia University Social media today is a pageantry of images. Lives play out in a steady stream of photographs, videos, and GIFs on platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat as over a billion users upload hundreds of millions of images daily. What should we make of the global appeal of these new forms of networked visual communication and…

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Lecture at Atwater Library: Self-deception and social mediaWhy online manipulation works

May 24 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Atwater Library, 1200 Atwater Ave.
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1X4 Canada
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Self-deception and social media Why online manipulation works   WHEN: Friday, May 24 WHERE: Atwater Library Auditorium, TIME: 10:30 a.m.   Jay Olson, McGill University Politics in North America is becoming increasingly polarized, both online and offline. Liberals and conservatives now dislike each other more than they have for decades. Research has shown that even such core political attitudes can be manipulated. In one study, we approached participants at the 2016 presidential debate in New York to complete a survey…

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June 2019

Vision Gaspé-Percé Now AGM

June 19 @ 5:30 pm

June 19, 2019 at 5:30 PM Basement of Douglastown's Community Centre (28 rue St-Patrick, behind St-Patrick's Church) RSVP by June 12, 2019 by email: info@vgpn.ca or by phone: 418-368-3212    

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