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Welcome to the Official Schedule for RightsCon 2019, the world’s leading summit on human rights in the digital age.

Together at RightsCon Tunis, our first summit hosted in the Middle East and North Africa, more than 2500 expert practitioners will come together across over 400 sessions to shape, contribute to, and drive forward the global agenda for the future of our human rights.

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avatar for Zeynep Tufekci

Zeynep Tufekci

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Associate Professor
I am an associate professor at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill at at the School of Information and Library Science, a contributing opinion writer at the New York Times, and a faculty associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University. My first book, Twitter and Tear Gas, was published by Yale University Press. I also have an affiliate appointment in the Department of Sociology at UNC.

You can sign up for my newsletter here. I rarely publicly blog anymore, but I do send newsletters out. My newsletters are not otherwise publicly posted. I also have a Facebook page which I update with my writings. If you “like” the page, my writings may show up on your newsfeed (algorithm willing): https://www.facebook.com/technosociology Previously, I wrote regularly at The Message. Those can be found can be found here: https://medium.com/@zeynep