Yunkang Yang, phd
I am an incoming Assistant Professor of Communication at Texas A&M University. I currently hold the position of Post-doctoral Research Scientist at the Institute for Data, Democracy & Politics at the George Washington University. My areas of expertise include right-wing media in the U.S., online disinformation, social media, and social movements.
ICA 2022, Paris
Network of the fringe and the fore: Link sharing patterns across Parler and Facebook on QAnon.
(with Sang, K., Lukito, J., Borah, P. & Foley, J.)
Coordinated link sharing on Facebook.
(with Paudel, R., McShann, J., Hindman, M., Huang, H., & Broniatowski, D.)
Algorithmic gatekeeping: User engagement with news on Facebook.
(with Matthew Hindman)
No Reason[.] it should happen here: Understanding Flynn's retroactive doublespeak during a QAnon event.