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Alfred Hermida

Freelance Journalist and Author — Freelance
Covers:  new media, citizen journalism, social media, twitter

Award-winning digital media scholar, author & journalist. @UBCJournalism director & prof, co-founder @conversationCA Canada & online news pioneer @BBCNews.

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Alfred Hermida is an award-winning online news pioneer, digital media scholar and journalism educator. His work focuses on investigating the convergence of media technologies, industries, content and audiences, through scholarly papers, applied projects and media activities designed to bridge the...

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@Hermida — 9,164 followers, 16,653 tweets

Good read: Never mind the smartphone. "Sleep is a social justice issue, requiring social solutions" via @guardian 
My @UBCJournalism social media students are working on live reporting assignments. First up was coverage of last night's @ElizabethMay talk at #UBC. Follow at #UBCJlive 
RT @duncanmccue: Our voices never stopped, but they weren’t always being listened to. Now, we have Indigenous media-makers in all fo…
Making the news in the UK: Outrage over Mother's Day cream tea advert that show a scone with the jam dolloped on the cream via @BBCNews  #jamfirst #StormInACreamTeaScone
RT @snurb_dot_info: Announcing my new book - #Gatewatching and News Curation: Journalism, Social Media, and the Public Sphere. Out now…
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