The C+MRC will be joining NAMLE to commemorate the 5th Annual National Media Literacy Week during October 21-25, 2019. Stay tuned for more information about specific events online and in-house at the Collaboratory.
During the month of November 2019, the C+MRC will participate in the awareness campaign for the Purple Project for Democracy, a non-partisan coalition, campaign and movement to rediscover and recommit to democratic values and institutions in American society.
Flipping the script is a popular media literacy technique that reframes the ageless "happily ever after" fairy tale. This podcast episode features Rapunzel (Susan Hagen) from the irreverent musical comedy "Disenchanted!"
October is Health Literacy Month. So it seems appropriate to title this podcast episode, "Disorder-ly Conduct: Is Gamer Addiction a Thing?" To loiter with me around this question is my colleague, Dr. Christopher McKinley, who specializes in health communication and media effects in examining the role that messages play in shaping individual’s health perceptions and behaviors.
To commemorate the 3rd Annual National Media Literacy Week (Nov 6-10) the School of Communication and Media at Montclair State University hosted a screening of Joni Siani’s documentary film Celling Your Soul (Bullfrog Films). The film takes viewers on a personal journey with a group of high school and college students who (through a digital “cleanse”) discover the power of authentic human connectivity. Does… Continue reading Celling Your Soul [Screening]