“Signaling Silence: Responding to Risks of Online Activism in Russia”
Asst. Prof. Ayşenur Dal (Bilkent University, COMD)
Date & Time: November 23rd, 2022 @ 12:30-13:20
Based on online research conducted among adults residing in Russia, the talk will address how emotions (as opposed to cognitive risk appraisal) influence decision-making concerning online political expression in the context of authoritarian government and digital repression. The talk draws on an article that has just been published online first by the journal New Media & Society: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/14614448221135861.