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.
Hobbs and Colleagues at DML 2012 in San Francisco
How does media literacy affect civic engagement?
Renee Hobbs explores the relationship between media literacy and civic engagement with research colleagues Bradley Bergey, Silke Grafe and Maria Boos at the Digital Media and Learning Conference 2012, held March 1 - 3, 2012 at the Wyndham Parc 55 in San Francisco, California. Also on the panel are Joseph Kahne of Mills College and Paul Mihailidis of Emerson College.