These materials were originally presented at the Docomomo National Symposium in June, 2015.
SOCIAL MEDIA AND ADVOCACY
SOCIAL MEDIA AND ADVOCACY ROUNDTABLE
Thomas Fisher, University of Minnesota
Lacey Bubnash and Justin Greving, Docomomo US/NOCA
Chris Hudson, AIA MN
Jennie Eukel, Digital Media Specialist
How can we creatively adapt our use of social media to educate, promote, and advocate for the preservation of Modernism? In the past preservation and advocacy used print media to promote the significance of our historic resources, the immediacy of their threat, and to rally people to the cause of saving our valuable past. In what ways can we use new platforms of social media to serve these same roles and be successful instead of becoming another alert on our phone?