This post is a brief introduction to the closing keynote talk delivered at the DML 2010 conference by Prof. Sonia Livingstone from LSE in the UK. The talk was about youthful participation in digital media and the post includes a list of my tweets during the talk.
Following the chair’s introduction by Dr. Henry Jenkins, the opening keynote talk was delivered by S. Craig Watkins. Highly regarded for his research about race, youth and digital media usage and his books, The Young and the Digital and Hip Hop Matters. He was invited to join the MacArthur Foundation Series on Youth, Digital [...]
This post is about the remit for which the DML 2010 conference is focus. The conference organisers pose a number of key questions with which to reflect and discuss. This post also poses an additional question about inclusivity in learning communities to include ‘ALL’ learners, be it youth or adult education through digital media.
Human beings are powered by emotion, not by reason! The Web Makes Me Feel (TWMMF) is a MediaSnackers project exploring the emotional responses to the web among 13-19 year olds in the UK. CASE Insights collaborated with MediaSnackers to analyse the data and produce a detailed report of insights from the findings.