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Call for Conference Hosts for October of 2018, 2019, and 2020

The Executive Committee of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR) is seeking statements of interest for serving as Program Chair and Conference Host for the annual meeting of the Association in October of 2018, 2019, and 2020. The AoIR conference

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2016 Nancy Baym Book Award

The Nancy Baym Book Award for 2016 is presented to Whitney Phillips for This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things: Mapping the Relationship between Online Trolling and Mainstream Culture (MIT Press) (2015). The committee, which included Nancy Baym, Tama

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#AoIR2016 Reception at the Ballhaus Berlin

Dear AoIR Community, it’s time for a dance. This year’s reception event will take you from debates of the digital age way back to the analog charm of the Golden Twenties. Once all over Berlin, the flair of Swing and

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Early Bird Registration and Other Important AoIR2016 Updates

Hi everyone! So, I’m looking at the calendar, and I want to share with you some quick updates on our planning for AoIR 2016, and some important dates. The Conference This year’s conference theme is Internet Rules! Our diligent German

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Registration Is Open for AoIR 2016

The AoIR 2016 conference committee is delighted to announce that registration is now open for the Berlin conference, Internet Rules!, October 5-8 at Humboldt University, being hosted by our colleagues at the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society and the

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Announcing: New Association Coordinator

It is with sadness that I announce that Courtney Bennett, AoIR’s Association Coordinator, is stepping down in her role for family reasons. She has been tremendously helpful in her time with AoIR, and we wish her much luck in her

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