The coldest story ever told: Kanye and the Up Next algorithm

Wednesday 23 January 2019   14:00 to 15:30


Caithlin Mercer, managing editor, Yahoo! UK

This is the second of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism‘s seminars in 2019, which focus on the business and practice of journalism.

Caithlin Mercer is managing editor at Yahoo! UK where she works with data and content partners to help inform original content plans on the site’s news, sport, finance and style verticals.

She was a Journalist Fellow at the Reuters Institute where she produced a paper exploring Kanye West’s very public attempt to educate himself through social media.

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EP Abraham Lecture Theatre
Green Templeton College
43 Woodstock Road

Type: Lectures and Seminars, Reuters Institute