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DigiURI Media Club: "What Hath We Wrought?" dana boyd's 2018 SXSWEDU Keynote
The DigiURI MEDIA CLUB is discussing danah boyd's SXSWEDU keynote speech from 2018, "What Hath We Wrought?"
Missed the meeting? Watch the recording here!
DATE: Monday, March 4, 2019
TIME: 9 AM EST
LOCATION: Online. Sign up for the club here.You will receive an email with details of how to join the video conference.
Watch the video here or read the speech script. This hour-long speech explains danah's position that what we are teaching in news and media literacy may not be working in today's digital media environment.
Here are some responses to the speech that you might find interesting after you've watched (or read) it: "Too Much Critical, Not Critical Enough" by Maha Bali of the American University in Cairo. In this blog post, Maha summarizes some of the responses from the media literacy and eduction community, particularly those of our very own Renee Hobbs and educator Benjamin Doxtdator. And, of course danah responded to the responses on her Medium: "A Few Responses to Criticism of My SXSW-Edu Keynote on Media Literacy"