Bielefeld University | University of Bologna

Elena Esposito

Winner 2021 2021 Social Sciences and Humanities

Elena Esposito is Professor of Sociology at the University Bielefeld and the University of Bologna. A leading figure in sociological systems theory, she has published extensively on the theory of society, media theory, memory theory and the sociology of financial markets. Her current research on algorithmic prediction is supported by a five-year Advanced Grant from the European Research Council. Her latest book “Artificial Communication: How Algorithms Produce Social Intelligence” will be published in 2021 by MIT Press.

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