Tag Archives: media literacy

Exploring Media Ownership in the Media Literacy Classroom

Exploring media ownership in the media literacy classroom may seem like an intuitive, natural and regular practice. This is not always the case, however. Even I admit that I have avoided this topic in the past. Why would an advocate for media … Continue reading

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FAAN Mail Talk Back: “It’s Free Swipe Yo EBT”

In this talk back, FAAN Mail responds to “It’s Free- Swipe Yo EBT” a controversial music video produced by emerging artist, Chapter. The music video has reached over 400K views and received over 3,000 comments on youtube, including many charged … Continue reading

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Yes you CAN: Teaching Women Media Makers

Last week in my Intro to Media Production class I was compelled to gather all the women students at the end of class for a necessary talk after witnessing a spectacle of self-doubt (aka mini freak out) during a classroom … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Kiely Williams

*I wrote this open letter in response to Kiely Williams’ music video “Spectacular.” It was sent to her manager at Ninelivesent@gmail.com. Dear Kiely, In your disclaimer for the video, “Spectacular” you state that this song and video was created to … Continue reading

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