February 10, 2009 - Popular Issues in (Digital) Media Literacy

Meeting Topic - Popular Issues in (Digital) Media Literacy
  • This week, the discussion will be focused on popular issues that are often associated with media literacy (or at least, emerging concepts of literacy).
  • Topics will include: offensive content (bad taste, sexuality), viral videos & memes, misinformation (satire, hoaxes, scams, phishing), safety & cyberbullying, hate (racism & violence), social networks & privacy.

Slides (No peeking before event!)

Readings and Media

The Elluminate Recording for this Session can be found here .