Media Literacy Week Events · Northwest Events · November 7th

Unreliable Narrators in Preschool Storytime

Event Details:
November 7th, 10:00 AM
Homer Public Library
500 Hazel Ave.
Homer, AK 99603

Event Description:
Media literacy ideas will be introduced into preschool storytime so families can hear about Media Literacy Week. Books and other resources about media literacy for all ages will be on display in the library as well.

Contact Information:
Claudia Haines (chaines@ci.homer.ak.us)
www.cityofhomer-ak.gov/library

Media Literacy Week Events · Northwest Events · November 5th · November 9th

“The Problem with Apu” Film Screening and Panel

Event Details:
November 5th, 2018, 5:00 PM in the SpEC (in the SUB)
Friday, Nov. 9th at 3pm SMASH Building Rm 209
Idaho Media Initiative & Multicultural Student Services at Boise State University
1910 University Drive Special Event Center
Boise, ID 82725

Event Description:
Showing of The Problem with Apu PG-14 (48 min)

A comedic documentary featuring comedian Hari Kondabolu as he examines the character Apu from the TV series The Simpsons and how the stereotypical portrayl has impacted ideals about East Indian-Americans.

Two showings: Monday, Nov. 5th at 5pm in the SpEC (in the SUB) or Friday, Nov. 9th at 3pm in the SMASH Building Rm 209.

Contact Information:
Therese Woozley: theresewoozley@boisestate.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/2200712936840739/ 

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/

National Events · Northwest Events · Ongoing

Commit2MediaLit!

Event Description:
CML will film students from around the country telling us why they Commit2MediaLit. Videos will be posted on CML’s YouTube channel and Facebook page during Media Literacy Week.

Event Details:
Center for Media Literacy (CML) videos will be posted on Youtube and Facebook throughout the week.
http://www.medialit.org

Contact Information:
https://www.medialit.org/

Twitter: @Ctr4MediaLit,
Facebook: Facebook.com/centerformedialiteracy
Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/medialitkit