Every new technology comes complete with its own unique catastrophe. The invention of the airplane was also the invention of the plane crash.
Research and Scholarship
Some of the publications of Renee Hobbs and members of the Media Education Lab team
Research with a sample of 400 American high school students explores the relationship between participation in a media literacy program, academic ability, frequency of Internet use, information-gathering motives, news and advertising analysis skills, and the intention toward civic engagement.More..
This commentary considers the rise of algorithmic personalization and the power of propaganda as it is shifting our understanding of the landscape of 21st-century literacy research and practice.More..