The Engelberg Center and IPNY present Blogologues

The Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy presents Blogologues. Professor Chris Sprigman, NYU School of Law, will interview Jen Jamula and Alli Goldberg, the creators of Blogologues, a New York City live comedy sketch show that takes its material word for word from the Internet and imagines a back story that makes us laugh and expands the world of modern story telling.

Date: Thursday, November 12, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Classroom 110, Vanderbilt Hall
RSVP: Anne Hassett, annemarie.hassett@nyu.edu

 

 

What It Takes to Break the Internet

In November of 2014, Kim Kardashian posted two photographs to Instagram sourced from her cover shoot for the winter 2014 issue of Paper magazine. One photo displays Kardashian peering over her shoulder as she slips her sparkly black evening gown beneath her entirely nude, albeit heavily oiled, posterior. The caption reads: “#BreakTheInternet.” The Kardashian photograph quickly stirred conversation, inspiring many social media users to post their own images. For example, comedian Chelsea Handler.. Read More