The Tweets and the Streets: an interview with Paolo Gerbaudo

In this interview Mark Carrigan talks to Paolo Gerbaudo about his new book Tweets and the Streets. In a fascinating study based on ethnographic fieldwork during the Egyptian revolution, the author  deftly charts a course which avoids the extremes that polarise the debate and addresses the crucial question of how the ‘tweets’ and the ‘streets’ intersect in the unfolding of contemporary social movements. If you find the interview interesting you might enjoy checking out the author’s blog here.

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