Events

Re-animating & Re-searching: Mobilizing Knowledge in Education
Equity in Digital Literacies: Access, Ethics & Engagement
Equity in Digital Literacies: Access, Ethics and Engagement

Equity in Digital Literacies: Access, Ethics and Engagement

These keynotes, which are part of a two-day closed conference, will be open to the public during the times indicated below. Equity in Digital Literacies: Access, Ethics and Engagement* May 24th and 25th, 2016 Ballroom of the Education Centre at Ponderosa Commons, University of British Columbia *Funded by SSHRC, UBC SPARC, the Department of Language […]

DLC Series: Beyond the Northwest Tree Octopus: Multimodal Visual analysis as key to critical digital literacy

DLC Series: Beyond the Northwest Tree Octopus: Multimodal Visual analysis as key to critical digital literacy

  Developing young people’s critical web literacy is of utmost significance, especially at a time when there is such ease of accessibility to the Internet. Because of this, some scholars and most curricular documents urge educators to teach young people to be critical navigators and consumers of the web. There is, however, a notable gap […]

DLC Series: Language and Literacy on the Frontiers of Digital Poetry

DLC Series: Language and Literacy on the Frontiers of Digital Poetry

        How is digital media transforming language? The poet-programmer Jim Andrews has been navigating the frontiers of digital literacy since 1996. His site vispo.com is well-known in the international circles of electronic literature as an innovative centre of interactive, multimedia poetry, essays on language and technology, and generative art. In this DLC Series session, Jim will talk […]