From the Editors
Paolo Gerbaudo, Tweets and the Streets: Social Media and Contemporary Activism. London and New York: Pluto Books, 2012. Jadaliyya (J): What made you write this book? Paolo Gerbaudo (PG): I have been involved in progressive social movements in Italy and the UK for the last twelve years, some times as a participant, other times as a journalist for il manifesto, a newspaper of the Italian New Left, other times as a social movement researcher, and still other times as an ...Keep Reading »
Paolo Gerbaudo is Lecturer in Digital Culture and Society at King's College London, and a freelance journalist. He was the UK correspondent of the Italian daily newspaper il manifesto.