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.
How Media Literacy Supports Civic Engagement in a Digital Age
Renee Hobbs and Hans Martens present their paper at the International Communication Association meeting in Phoenix, Arizona on Saturday, May 26, 3:15 to 4:30pm at the Phoenix Sheraton Downtown Hotel: Encanto A.
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