April 2018 Academic & Specialist University of Minnesota Press

Youth Media Matters: Participatory Cultures and Literacies in Education Korina M. Jocson

Paperback | Apr 2018 | University of Minnesota Press | 9780816691869 | 208pp | 216x140mm | RFB | AUD$39.99, NZD$47.99

Korina M. Jocson examines how young people are using new media technologies to tell stories, showing how educators can harness the power of youth media to provide new opportunities for meaningful learning. Describing the impact that youth media can have on the broader culture, Jocson demonstrates how it supports expansive literacy practices and promotes civic engagement, particularly among historically marginalized youth.