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Digital Anxieties: A Conversation with Bo Burnham and Jonny Sun

Presented by MIT Communications Forum at MIT, Building 26-100, Cambridge MA

Sep 27 2019
Digital Anxieties: A Conversation with Bo Burnham and Jonny Sun

Social media can save lives, and it can ruin them.​ Comedian Bo Burnham and screenwriter Jonny Sun have seen that for themselves. Both artists head to MIT for a free panel and film screening on Fri, Sept. 27.

 
Friday, September 27, 2019
6:00–8:00 pm
Room 26–100, MIT
Seating for this event is first come, first served. A free screening of Eighth Grade begins at 8:15pm
 
Launching his career in 2006 after comedy videos he filmed in his childhood bedroom went viral on YouTube, Bo Burnham became a nationally headlining comic and writer while growing up in the social media spotlight. Jonny Sun, a screen and TV writer, author,
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ADMISSION INFO

All Communications Forum events are free and open to the general public. Seating is given on a first come, first served basis. There are no tickets. This event is co-sponsored by MindHandHeart at MITde Florez Fund for HumorWomen & Gender Studies at MIT,Council for the Arts at MIT (CAMIT), the MIT Office of Graduate Education, the MIT Large Event Fund, Active Minds at MITFAIL!SaveTFP, and the MIT Student Activities Office.​

Additional time info:

Friday, September 27, 2019
6:00–8:00 pm
Room 26–100, MIT
Seating for this event is first come, first served. A free screening ofEighth Grade begins at 8:15pm.

LOCATION

MIT, Building 26-100

60 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA 02139