Public Shaming with Jon Ronson

Public Shaming with Jon Ronson
Digital Culture Talk

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 When
1 September 2015, 18:00-19:30
 Where
Theatre, Lower Ground 1

$20 (Includes refreshments and book signing)

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Join Jon Ronson as he talks about his latest book, So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed. Inspired by the theft of his identity through a fake Twitter account, Ronson interviewed individuals involved in high-profile cases of online public shaming.

Through this investigation he explores the powerful and devastating effects of the phenomenon that is becoming an epidemic on social media. 

There will be a book signing and refreshments after the talk.

Jon Ronson

Jon Ronson is an award-winning non-fiction writer and documentary maker. His many bestselling books include The Psychopath Test and The Men Who Stare at Goats. His first fictional screenplay Frank was co-written with Peter Straughan, directed by Lenny Abrahamson and stars Michael Fassbender. Ronson lives in London and New York City.

 

 

Supported by Melbourne Writers Festival and Brisbane Writers Festival.

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