Diami Virgilio

Portrait of Diami Virgilio
Doctoral Candidate

Diami Virgilio's research interests include digital culture and politics, processes of identification online, data and credibility, and race and nationalism. He uses methods and frameworks derived from critical theory, ethnography, world history, and political economy. Prior to his arrival at Annenberg, he spent 16 years in the New York City non-profit social service sector in management, development, communications, and direct social services.

Diami Virgilio studies group identification and Black politics online. His work focuses on critical and qualitative approaches to understanding how people use and are used by digital media.
Pronouns: he/him

Virgilio's Network

  • Culture and Communication
  • Digital Media and Social Networks
  • Media and Communication Effects
  • Media Institutions and Systems
  • Political Communication
  • Annenberg Public Policy Center
  • Center on Digital Culture and Society
  • Digital Media, Networks, and Political Communication Group
  • Media, Inequality, and Change Center