Mapping Movements

sky croeser and Tim Highfield, 2012-2018

Social movements and digital media: Occupy Oakland, antifa activism in Greece, and the World Social Forum in Tunisia. (see sky’s post on wrapping up the project – February 2019)

Related publications

sky croeser & Tim Highfield (2018). ‘Blended Data: Critiquing and Complementing Social Media Datasets, Big and Small’. Second International Handbook of Internet Research. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-024-1202-4_15-1 [PDF]

Sky Croeser and Tim Highfield (2015). ‘Harbouring dissent: Greek independent and social media and the antifascist movement’. Fibreculture, (26), pp. 136-157 [online].

Sky Croeser and Tim Highfield (2015). ‘Mapping Movements – Social Movement Research and Big Data: Critiques and Alternatives’. In G. Langlois, J. Redden, & G. Elmer (Eds.) Compromised Data. From Social Media to Big Data. Bloomsbury. pp. 173-201.

Sky Croeser and Tim Highfield (2014). ‘Occupy Oakland and #oo: Uses of Twitter within the Occupy movement’. First Monday, 19(3). [online]

Related presentations

Sky Croeser & Tim Highfield (2014). Greek independent media and the antifascist movement. Social Media and Society conference, Toronto, 27-28 September 2014. [slides]

Sky Croeser and Tim Highfield (2013). ‘Mapping Movements: Social movement research and big data: critiques and alternatives’. Paper presented at Compromised Data? colloquium, Toronto, 29 October 2013. [slides and audio]

Sky Croeser and Tim Highfield (2012). ‘#oo activism: Uses of Twitter within the Occupy Oakland movement’, Paper presented at Internet Research 13.0, Salford, UK. 21 October 2012. [slides]