Caio Mello


United Kingdom

Researcher in Digital Humanities. Here, you will find some of my most recent writings


Research reports

CAIS: Center for Advanced Internet Studies
Political Performativity in the Use of Facebook Events by Social Movements

This project investigated the following question: How is the perception of political self-identity affected by the use of Social Networks? The main object of study was the use of Facebook Events by manifestants from the Occupy Estelita movement in Brazil.

Spreading my research - Blogs & Articles

University of London
When the Games are over: What can Birmingham learn from the legacy of London 2012?

The 2022 Commonwealth Games, which ended on Monday (8 August), marks the 10th anniversary of another international sporting event hosted in the UK: the 2012 Summer Olympics. As Birmingham prepares to return to normal, and hopefully build on the legacy of the Games, what lessons can be learned from the London experience a decade earlier?

British Library
Exploring media events with Shine

This blogpost is a summary of the presentation I delivered with my colleague Daniela Major in the conference Engaging with Web Archives: 'Opportunities, Challenges and Potentialities' in September 2020. This presentation is entitled 'Tracking and analysing...