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Sunday, 28 December

174. Microblogging: Producing Discourse in 140 Characters or Less

8:30–9:45 a.m., Golden Gate 6, Hilton

A special session

Presiding: Brian L. Croxall, Emory Univ.

1. “Textual Aggregators: Tweets, News Feeds, and Search,” John Jones, Univ. of Texas, Austin

2. “TinySyntax: Twitter as Networked Space,” Matthew K. Gold, New York City Coll. of Tech., City Univ. of New York

3. “Political Microdiscourse: Deciding the Presidency in 140 Characters or Less,” David Parry, Univ. of Texas, Dallas

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