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Networks of Outrage and Hope

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Wednesday, March 20, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (GMT)

London, United Kingdom

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RSA Events LogoNetworks of

Outrage and Hope

Wednesday 20 March 2013

6.00pm - 7.00pm

8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ


In our time, multimodal, digital networks of horizontal communication are the fastest and most autonomous, interactive and self-expanding means of communications in history. From the Arab uprisings, to the indignadas movement in Spain, to Occupy in the US, the networked social movements of the digital age represent a new species of social movement.

Leading scholar of our contemporary networked society, Manuel Castells, visits the RSA to shed light on these movements, and to examine their formation, their dynamics, their values and their prospects for social transformation.

Speaker: Manuel Castells, University Professor and Wallis Annenberg Chair of Communication Technology and Society at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles and author.

Twitter LogoSuggested hashtag for Twitter users: #RSAnetworks

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The RSA
8 John Adam St
WC2N 6EZ London
United Kingdom

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (GMT)


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