"Kids' Informal Learning with Digital Media: An Ethnographic Investigation of Innovative Knowledge Cultures" is a three-year collaborative project funded by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Carried out by researchers at the University of Southern California and University of California, Berkeley, the digital youth project explores how kids use digital media in their everyday lives. Read more
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Members of the Digital Youth project will be presenting their work May 26th, 27th and 28th at the International Communication Association International Communication Association conference in San Francisco. Digital Youth member sessions include:
Kids as Cultural Producers: Ethnographic Investigations of Kids’ Informal Learning Through Engagement With Popular Culture
Kids as Cultural Producers: Ethnographic Investigations of Kids and Digital Media in Urban California Schools
The Rise of Remix Culture: Identity, Power and Imagination
Social Support on the World Wide Web
Creating Communication: Media, Citizenship and North American Young People
Relationship Articulation and Self-Presentation in Social Network Sites: Friending, Disclosing and Communicating Online
Public Spaces and Public Spheres in the Open Environment: Public Media Beyond Broadcast