Lauren Berliner comments on viral videos - and goats

image of a goatJune 30, 2014 - IAS faculty member Lauren Berliner will co-host a screening and discussion of viral videos at Northwest Film Forum in July.  The event focuses on YouTube videos that haven’t received many views and considers what factors make some videos circulate widely while other are limited to audiences of already invested spectators.  In a related item, Berliner commented on the rise of viral internet goat videos in the online magazine Nerve's article "The Unlikely Rise of the Internet Goat".  What's next?  Cows?  Berliner says no.