A democratic civilization will save itself only if it makes the language of the image into a stimulus for critical reflection, not an invitation to hypnosis.
Renee Hobbs is presenting the keynote address to the annual meeting of DW Akademie, Germany's leading organization for international media development.They support the development of independent, transparent media systems, quality journalism and media expertise. They help rebuild media in post-crisis and post-conflict environments and contribute internationally to the professional training of media workers.
Presentation Title: Power On!
DATE: January 30, 2018
LOCATION: Bonn, Germany
AFTERNOON Workshop Title: Mind Over Media: Analyzing Contemporary Propaganda
We created a podcast as we reflected on propaganda in journalism, education, activism and entertainment. Listen to it here!
Workshop Handout: 1. Definitions of Propaganda & 2. Where can Propaganda be Found
Learn more about the many terms used to capture the complexity of our "fake news" environment with this great infographic created by the European Association for Viewer Interests called "Beyond Fake News."