Ethan Zuckerman is director of the Center for Civic Media at MIT, and an Associate Professor of the Practice at the MIT Media Lab. His research focuses on the use of media as a tool for social change, the role of technology in international development, and the use of new media technologies by activists. He is the author of Rewire: Digital Cosmopolitans in the Age of Connection (W. W. Norton, 2013).
Participation, Democracy and Technology
Digital technologies: what is their influence for civic engagement and democratic processes? ITS Rio received Ethan Zuckerman (MIT Media Lab) and Ivan Krastev (Vienna Institute of Science) to discuss one of the hottest topics of our time. Can we have democracy without trust? Find out watching this lecture.