Dave Karpf

Dave Karpf is an associate professor and director of graduate studies in the George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs. He teaches and conducts research at the intersection of digital media and political institutions, with a particular focus on new advocacy and activist strategies in the digital age. He is the award-winning author of The MoveOn Effect: the Unexpected Transformation of American Political Advocacy (Oxford University Press, 2012) and Analytic Activism: Digital Listening and the New Political Strategy (Oxford University Press, 2016). His work has also appeared in The Nation, Chronicle of Higher Education, The American Prospect, and Nonprofit Quarterly, along with many academic journals.