College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social Media and Chinese Trans/Nationalism

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 19:00

Wed., Oct. 15, 2014

3:30-5:00 p.m.  

Sabin 227   

A Public lecture by Dr. Hui Wilcox, Associate Professor of Sociology at St. Catherine’s University

Dr. Wilcox will discuss the spread of the multisensory social media app WeChat among Chinese immigrants and its implications for the study of transnationalism.

Sponsored by the Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology Colloquium Series, the Department of Languages and Literatures, Reaching for Higher Ground, and UNI Business Global Associates.