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Technology, Social Media & Indigenous People – Prof. Ramesh Srinivasan

Published on Feb 6, 2015 Ramesh Srinivasan is an Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies and Design/Media Arts at UCLA. He studies the relationship between media, specifically new technologies, and social, political and cultural realities across the world. In his first return to the TYT studio, Professor Srinivasan and The […]

Can We Build a Better World? Can Sex Change the World?

Published on Jan 5, 2013 We can envision a better world, but are there steps we can take to enact real change? Is there a future in which different cultures can truly peacefully coexist? Does the media cause us as a society to be close-minded and resistent to meaningful change? And lastly, is it possible […]

Digital dissent and people’s power: Ramesh Srinivasan at TEDxSanJoaquin

Published on Nov 9, 2012 Ramesh Srinivasan explains that massive social changes happen when we don’t just think about technology or about culture, but instead how they create bridges between one another. Ramesh Srinivasan, Associate Professor at UCLA in Design and Media/Information Studies, studies and participates in projects focused on how new media technologies impact […]

How Culture and Technology Create One Another: Ramesh Srinivasan at TEDxUCLA

Published on Dec 13, 2012 Ramesh Srinivasan, Associate Professor at UCLA in the Department of Information Studies, studies and participates in projects focused on how new media technologies impact political revolutions, economic development and poverty reduction, and the future of cultural heritage. He recently wrote an op/ed at the Washington Post explaining the complex nature […]

Professor Ramesh Srinivasan – On Social Media, Activism and Revolution

Published on Jan 11, 2014 Cenk Uygur interviews UCLA Information Studies Professor Ramesh Srinivasan (@rameshmedia) on his research into the complex nature of social media in revolutions and riots, as well as his recent experiences on the ground in Egypt speaking with activists. Srinivasan’s research has also delved into such diverse topics as Internet freedom, […]