Media Literacy Week Events · National Events · November 5th

Book Discussion “Reclaiming the Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age”

Event Details:
November 5th, 2018, 9:00 AM
DigiURI Media Club Discussion:
Sherry Turkle’s Book “Reclaiming the Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age”
Media Education Lab and Project Look Sharp
Online
https://mediaeducationlab.com/digiuri-media-club

Event Description:
Project Look Sharp’s Manager of PD & Promotions, Kelsey Greene, will be facilitating this month’s meeting hosted by the #digiURI Media Club. The event is interactive and open to the public. All are welcome to participate – even if you haven’t read the book!

Contact Information:

https://www.projectlooksharp.org/

Twitter:
#digiURI
@MedEduLab
@ithacalooksharp

Media Literacy Week Events · Northeast Region · November 8th

“The Problem with Apu”: Screening + Discussion

Event Details:
November 8th, 2018, 6:00 PM
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Knott Auditorium
4701 N. Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21210

Event Description:
We will be screening the film and having an audience discussion with Dr. Pamela O’Brien and Dr. Jennifer Erdman regarding the messages discussed in the film. Special attention will be paid to the possibility that the show may be removing the character in the coming season.

Contact Information:
Dr. Pamela O’Brien
Associate Professor
pobrien@ndm.edu

Twitter:
#probwithapundmu

Media Literacy Week Events · November 7th · Southeast Region

Film Screening & Panel Discussion: “The Problem with Apu”

Event Details:
November 7th, 2018, 4:30 PM
Louisiana State University Libraries
Hill Memorial Library Lecture Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Event Description:
LSU Libraries will host a film screening of “The Problem with Apu”. A panel discussion about media representation and stereotypes will follow. Snacks will be provided.

Contact Information:
Rebecca Kelley
rkell25@lsu.edu
http://lib.lsu.edu

Media Literacy Week Events · Northwest Events · November 5th

Screening + Discussion ‘Dark Money’

Event Details:
November 5th, 2018, 7:00 PM
Idaho Media Initiative
Boise State University
Boise, Idaho 83725
Special Events Center at the SUB 1910 University Drive
https://sps.boisestate.edu/imi/2018/10/27/media-literacy-week-film-screening-november-5/

Event Description:
Join us for a free screening of the PBS POV film “Dark Money” which explores how anonymous campaign contributions impact the integrity of American elections and the role media play in the process.

Contact Information:
Therese Woozley theresewoozley@boisestate.edu
https://sps.boisestate.edu/imi/

Media Literacy Week Events · November 6th · Ongoing · Southeast Region

Critical Lenses Online Exhibit Launch

Event Details:
I AM not the MEdia, Inc.
Critical Lenses online exhibit launch
Charlotte, NC
November 6th, 2018
www.criticallenses.com

Event Description:
The Critical Lenses Online Exhibit launches on November 6th 2017 to showcase the work of teens in Media Literacy Education!

Exhibit is created by teens in the I AM not the MEdia, Inc. program!

Contact Information:
Jimmeka Anderson, jimmeka@iamnotthemedia.org
Twitter:@iamnotthemedia

Media Literacy Week Events · Northeast Region · November 6th

Adam Ruins Everything on Election Day

Event Details:
Tuesday, November 6th,11:30AM
COMM+MEDIA Research Collaboratory
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ 07043
http://cmrcollaboratory.org/adamruins/
http://cmrcollaboratory.org

Event Description:
Screening and Discussion of “Adam Ruins Everything” on Election Day.

Contact Information:
Dr. Vanessa Greenwood
Professor

Twitter:
@CMRCollaborate
#CMRC

Media Literacy Week Events · November 8th · Southeast Region

Social Media and Teens Podcast Program

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th,1:00PM
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
Charlotte Learning Academy
Charlotte, NC
https://www.cmlibrary.org

Event Description:
Teens will select topics of interest related to social media awareness and discover how to utilize podcast kits to record their own podcast.

Contact Information:
Jimmeka Anderson
janderson@cmlibrary.org

Twitter:
@cmlibrary

Media Literacy Week Events · Northeast Region · November 7th

Media Literacy in the EdTechClassroom (ETT Summit)

Event Details:
Wednesday, November 7th, 2:00PM
EdTech Teacher
Revere Hotel
200 Stuart St.
Boston, MA 02116
http://ettsummit.org

Event Description:
This week schools and organizations around the world are celebrating the 4th annual Media Literacy Week. Media literacy is the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, communicate, and create using all forms of communication. In this session, explore fun, engaging, and essential media literacy practices for the Ed Tech classroom.

Contact Information:
Avra Robinson
Conference Chair
avra@edtechteacher.org
http://edtechteacher.org

Twitter:
@edtechteacher21
#ettsummit

Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/edtechteacher21/

Media Literacy Week Events · November 9th · Southeast Region

Social Media Photo Campaign Project

Event Details:
I AM not the MEdia, Inc.
November 9th, 9:00 AM
Phillip O Berry High School
ww.iamnotthemedia.org

Event Description:
Teens will become media literacy advocates and creators as they learn how to develop a photo campaign that will educate their peers and the community on social media’s influence on mental health.

Contact Information:
Jimmeka Anderson, jimmeka@iamnotthemedia.org
Twitter:@iamnotthemedia