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"Bridging the Great Divide" - The Social Media Industries - 2013

posted Jul 11, 2016, 3:40 PM by Anjuan Simmons   [ updated Jul 21, 2016, 5:07 PM ]
Anjuan Simmons started using social media for professional reasons and found himself using Twitter to find "a black face to connect with" (Washington, 2011). Like Simmons, a number of African Americans just want to know that they are not alone. The short messages they receive confirm their place in the world. 

"Bridging the Great Divide"
Maria Williams-Hawkins
The Social Media Industries
Edited by Alan B. Albarran