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Sonia Livingstone: “The Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age”

Thursday, November 7, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sonia Livingstone, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science

Sonia Livingstone, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science

Sonia Livingstone is a full professor in the Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science. She is seconded to Microsoft Social Research for fall 2013 as well as being a faculty fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society. Her talk will be based on her current book project, “The Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age”, based on her ethnographic research with the MacArthur Foundation-funded Connected Learning Research Network. With a focus on young teenagers, Sonia will examine how powerful forces of social reproduction result in missed opportunities for many youth in the risk society.

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Date:
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Organizer

MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing
Email:
cmsw@mit.edu

Venue

MIT Media Lab, Room 633
75 Amherst St.
Cambridge, MA
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