The Center for Latinx Digital Media Virtual Seminar Series
Winter 2021 Quarter

During the Winter 2021 quarter, the weekly virtual seminar series of the Center for Latinx Digital Media will take place every Thursday 12:00 – 1:00 US Central Time, from January 14 to March 18. The seminars are free and open to the public. Please click here for the lineup and registration details.

Recent Episodes from El Café Latinx Podcast

What is the experience of being a Latinx scholar in the field of communication and media studies? What are the main challenges and opportunities that come with our identities? These are the issues that we talk about in El Café Latinx, where some of the leading voices in the field share their professional experiences. 
Episode 3: Angharad N. Valdivia

Episode 4: Rachel R. Mourão

Recent seminars from the Virtual Seminar Series

Hector Amaya (University of Southern California)

"The uses and misuses of anonymity in the Mexican blogosphere"

Claudia Mellado (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso)

"Journalistic performance and identity construction on digital media spaces"

Recommended Readings
Gutiérrez, A. (2020). Situating Representation As a Form of Erasure: #OscarsSoWhite, Black Twitter, and Latinx Twitter. Television & New Media. doi:10.1177/1527476420961247

Christian, A. J., Day, F., Díaz, M., & Peterson-Salahuddin, C. (2020). Platforming Intersectionality: Networked Solidarity and the Limits of Corporate Social Media. Social Media + Society. doi:10.1177/2056305120933301