PhD Confirmation Seminar: 13 June 2019 – Following the experiences of young adults as they detox and reconnect to social media
12:45pm to 1:45pm, Thursday, 13th June 2019
Seminar Room 410, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton
Presenter: PhD Candidate, Jessica Franks
Supervisors: A/Prof Richard Chenhall and A/Prof Louise Keogh
Social media detoxes are a contentious, self-styled mitigation strategy for coping with negative social-media experiences. Discouraged by some academics as unrealistic in our tech-saturated society, others argue, detoxes can positively re-shape user habits. My research will explore young Australians, aged 16-30 years’, social-media detox and reconnection experiences.
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