Tracking 2020 Political Advertising- Behind the Scenes with the Wesleyan Media Project
In its 10th year of real-time analysis of election ads, the Wesleyan Media Project is navigating a much more complex media environment than it did a decade ago. Join us to hear about the latest 2020 advertising trends, our latest tools and innovations and how our student researchers make it all possible. Presenters include: Erika Franklin Fowler, Professor of Government and Director, Wesleyan Media Project; Angela Loyola ’21, representing Govt378, the WMP-based lab course; Spencer Dean ’21, representing WMP’s Delta Lab; and Eleanor Raab ’21, representing the WMP human coding team. This event was recorded on: 10/16/20
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