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

Venue

MIT Media Lab, Room 633
75 Amherst St.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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