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Hacking the Academy: Digital Iran Presentation

On 13th October 2020, I presented the Digital Iran project at “Hacking the Academy: Simpson Center Digital Humanities Summer Fellows Showcase.” I discussed the project’s multifaceted approach including mentorship as praxis, the blog, curated video essays, and streaming online on twitch.tv/digital_iran. Follow the press releases from NELC and the Simpson Center.

Presented for an Invited Talk

On 7 October 2020, I presented on the Digital Iran project for the University of Washington’s Society of Scholars. The Digital Iran project is a multiplatform and collaborative summer project., funded by the Simpson Center’s Digital Humanities Summer Fellowship. Follow the links to learn more about the projects in this post!

Awarded the SSRC Social Data Research and Dissertation Fellowship

I am proud to share that I am the recipient of the Social Data Research and Dissertation Fellowship, funded by the Omidyar Network, for the 2020-2021 academic year. The funds will assist my field research entitled “The 2020 US Elections Post-GamerGate: Political Discourse among Iranian and Iranian-American Gamers on Social Media.” Learn more about my …

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