Faculty Videos

Uploaded on 01 Jun 2016

Undergraduates in Professor Jessa Lingel's Urban Ethnography class immersed themselves in several non-profit groups in Philadelphia, including Rebel Ventures, a granola bar business run by middle and high school students at the Dorrance H. Hamilton Center for Culinary Enterprises at 46th and Market streets. This video shows the Penn students' experience, which also included making their own video documentaries. 

Uploaded on 06 May 2016

On April 26, 2016, the Annenberg School for Communication paid tribute to Monroe Price, an acclaimed global communication scholar who has been with the Annenberg School for Communication for a decade. He has served as the founding director of the Center for Global Communication Studies, Annenberg School for Communication. This warm and inspiring event included five panelists who paid tribute to Price's remarkable career and accomplishments.

Uploaded on 19 Apr 2016

Uprisings spread like wildfire across the Arab world from 2010 to 2012, fueled by a desire for popular sovereignty. Investigating what drives people to risk everything to express themselves in rebellious art, The Naked Blogger of Cairo uncovers the creative insurgency at the heart of the Arab uprisings. While commentators have stressed the role of social media, Marwan M. Kraidy shows that the essential medium of political expression was not texting or Twitter, but something more fundamental: the human body. Here, Kraidy discusses the themes in his book, available from Harvard University Press on May 9, 2016.

Uploaded on 06 Apr 2016

In a new study published in Science Advances, a team of researchers including Annenberg Professor Sandra González-Bailón developed a new methodology for understanding the communication dynamics that underlie large scale social action.