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Sociologist delivers ASA preconference keynote address

Dr. Phillipa Chong delivered the keynote address at the American Sociological Association Media section preconference. Dr. Chong’s talk was titled: Snarkiness as Protest or Opiate? Lessons from Frustrations in Cultural Journalism

Aug 26, 2019

As part of her keynote address, Dr. Chong discusses the rise of snarky commentary in public discourse, drawing on data from her upcoming book, Inside the Critics Circle: Book Reviewing in Uncertain Times (Princeton University Press).