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Joseph Reagle

Joseph Reagle

Assistant Professor of Communications Studies



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3Qs: How to tame the Twitter haters

A score of Twitter users were banned by the social media ser­vice last week for hurling a spate of vile remarks at Ghost­busters star Leslie Jones. To find out how online anonymity affects the way people act toward each other and what social media sites like Twitter could do to curb tar­geted attacks, we turned to North­eastern assis­tant pro­fessor Joseph Reagle, an expert on internet trolling.


3Qs: In ‘free culture’ online, where are the women?

Joseph Reagle, an assis­tant pro­fessor of com­mu­ni­ca­tion studies, explains why women make up a very small per­centage of “open com­puting” fields like Wikipedia, Linux, and Apache.

Joseph Reagle

3Qs: The Wikipedia effect on presidential politics

Joseph Reagle, an assis­tant pro­fessor of com­mu­ni­ca­tion studies, con­siders the effect of the col­lab­o­ra­tive online ency­clo­pedia on polit­ical campaigns.


Cultural connections, a click away

Joseph Reagle, new assis­tant pro­fessor of com­mu­ni­ca­tion studies, is researching the for­ma­tion of online com­mu­ni­ties and the cul­tural aspects of new media

Photo by Michael Mazzanti.

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