Doing media education: the Media & Culture Screening & Discussion Series

Devereaux, Danielle (2005) Doing media education: the Media & Culture Screening & Discussion Series. Masters thesis, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

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Abstract

The purpose of Media & Culture Screening and Discussion Series, an on-campus project created in the fall of 2003, has been to facilitate the viewing and discussion of alternative media, with a particular focus on the social role of mass media and issues of ideology, power, and the politics of representation. The following project report details the creation, execution, social context and theoretical underpinnings of the Media & Culture Screening & Discussion Series. Grounded in principles of popular critical education and a feminist social justice agenda, the Screening Series is both pedagogical and activist, and is an example of one of the ways media education might be 'done'.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
URI: http://research.library.mun.ca/id/eprint/10398
Item ID: 10398
Additional Information: Bibliography: leaves 48-49.
Department(s): Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of > Gender Studies
Date: 2005
Date Type: Submission
Library of Congress Subject Heading: Feminism and mass media--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Mass media in education--Newfoundland and Labrador--St. John's; Mass media--Study and teaching (Higher)--Newfoundland and Labrador --St. John's.

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