Katy E. Pearce

Assistant Professor
Katy E. Pearce

About

Katy E. Pearce, assistant professor, researches social and political uses of technologies and digital content in non-democratic contexts, specifically in the semi- and fully-authoritarian states of former Soviet Union.  Her current research areas include digital divides and inequalities; the affordances of information and communication technologies for social and opposition movements; and online impression management.  Pearce also holds an affiliation with the Ellison Center for Russian East European, and Central Asian Studies.