Mike Ananny is an Assistant Professor of Communication and Journalism at the University of Southern California and is a Faculty Associate at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. Professor Ananny earned his B.Sc. in Computer Science and Human Biology from the University of Toronto, S.M. in Media Arts and Sciences from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Ph.D. in Communication Theory and Research from Stanford University.
He researches the public significance of systems for networked journalism. Specifically, he studies how institutional, social, technological, and normative forces both shape and reflect the design of the online press and a public right to hear.
Ananny, Mike. “Networked News Time: How slow—or fast—do publics need news to be?.” Digital Journalism 4.4 (2016): 414-431.
Ananny, Mike. “Toward an Ethics of Algorithms Convening, Observation, Probability, and Timeliness.” Science, Technology & Human Values 41.1 (2016): 93-117.
Ananny, Mike. “Networked Press Freedom and Social Media: Tracing Historical and Contemporary Forces in Press‐Public Relations.” Journal of Computer‐Mediated Communication 19.4 (2014): 938-956.