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In my ongoing effort to engage SCRA members in a dialogue about the power of social networking tools and web 2.0 thinking, I offer two provocative videos from Clay Shirky.
In multiple contexts at last week's Biennial, I had discussions with people about the power of social media and web 2.0 to faciliate engagement and social change. I recommended sociologist Clay Shirky's book, Here comes everybody: The power of organizing without organizations to at least a dozen people, beause I think he has something really important to say to those of us who are looking for innovative and creative ways to collaborate with colleagues and community for positive…Read More »
Hello all you Web 2.0 literate SCRA people,
Are you with Twitter or do you think its just a self-indulgent waste of time? Regardless of your level of adoption with this new technology, many academic conferences are experimenting with Twitter as a tool for communication, collaboration, and deeper participant engagement. It also lets those who are unable to attend to follow along. So, let's give it a whirl at the Biennial what do you say?
If you are already on Twitter, simply follow …