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Course Texts

Session 1 – 9.7.2011

Knock, Knock, Who’s There? (PSA) A selection of the 9th Annual Media that Matters Film Festival

Michael Wesch’s Digital Ethnography Project (recommended)

A Vision of Students Today (2007)

The Machine is Us/ing Us (re: web 2.0)

Session 2 – 9.14.2011

Jenkins, et al. – Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century

Suarez-Orozco & Qin-Hilliard – the introduction
Globalization: Culture and education in the new millennium

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Session 3 – 9.21.2011

(In class) http://www.georgeellalyon.com/where.html

Hull & Nelson (2005). Locating Semiotic Power of Multimodality

(Review from Session 2) Jenkins, et al. – Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century

Session 4 – 9.28.2011

Jewitt – Multimodality, ‘‘Reading’’, and ‘‘Writing’’ for the 21st Century

Fleming – Long Tack Sam (book)

Interview with Ann Marie Fleming

Session 5 – 10.5.11

Long Tack Sam and Class Animoto

Hall – Race: The Floating Signifier

For all the world to see – online exhibition

Session 6 – 10.12.2011

Hall – Race: The Floating Signifier

For all the world to see – online exhibition

Session 7 – 10.19.2011

Hall and online exhibition (continuation from Session 6)

Class Where I’m From poems

Session 8 – 10.26.2011

Pick two:

– Sutherland – Country Boys (Documentary)

Media representations of women (Choose 4 of the 7 films to watch)

Social Issue Media Festival 2010

and one text

Ginsburg – Mediating culture: Indigenous media, ethnographic film, and the production of Identity

or

McLuhan – Medium is the Message

Session 9 – 11.2.2011

Media Project Proposal due today.

Discussion of Choice Texts

Additional links:

Literacy through Photography

Echoes of Brown (What kids can do);

Session 10 – 11.9.2011

Knobel, M. & Lankshear, C. (2008). Remix: The art and craft of endless hybridization

http://www.onedayonearth.org/

shining – romantic comedy

dj earworm

Recommended:

Position Statements on Fair Use:

Fair Use for Documentaries

Documentary Filmmakers’ Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use

Doc-makers get specific about copyright fair use

Session 11 – 11.16.2011

Soep & Chavez – Youth radio and the pedagogy of collegiality
Youth Radio

Warschauer – Tech & Social Inclusion: Introduction & Chapter 2

PLUS one of the following:

Hill – Wounded Healing: Forming a Storytelling Community in Hip-Hop Lit
Morrell – Toward a critical pedagogy of popular culture: Literacy development among urban youth
Dimitriadis – In the Clique: Popular culture, constructions of place, and the everyday lives of urban youth
Niesyto, Buckingham, & Fisherkeller – VideoCulture: Crossing Borders with Young People’s Video Productions

Thanksgiving Holiday – 11.23.2011 – no class

Session 12 – 11.30.2011

Rough cut screening workshop

Session 13 – 12.7.2011

Screening & Conversation with NYC-area Filmmakers

Session 14 – 12.14.2010

Reread McLuhan (from session 7)

R. Black – English-Language Learners, Fan Communities, and 21st-Century Skills
Blackburn & Clark – Bridging the Global/Local Divide: Theorizing Connections Between Global Issues and Local Action
R. Hobbs – 7 Great Debates in the Media Literacy Movement
Ellsworth, E. (1998). I pledge Allegiance
Lam – Culture and learning in the context of globalization: Research directions

Session 15 – 12.21.2011

Film Festival