Henry Jenkins

March 28th, 2014
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Tierney to moderate LA Times Festival of Books Panel

William Tierney will moderate an LA Times Festival of Books panel titled “The Future of Reading: New Technologies in Playing and Learning.”

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October 28th, 2013
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Jenkins named to George Foster Peabody Awards Board

Henry Jenkins is one of the three newest members of the board that selects Peabody Awards, one of the most prestigious prizes for excellence in electronic media.

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May 14th, 2013

Jenkins appears on PBS “MediaShift” program

Mark Glaser of PBS News’ “MediaShift” interviewed Henry Jenkins and Andrew Lih of the USC Annenberg School about the ways that media spreads. The interview, which is part of the Mediatwits series, is titled, “Mediatwits #79: FBI Reads Emails Without Warrants; Henry Jenkins on ‘Spreadable Media’”. Glaser asked his guests to comment on whether the […]

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April 14th, 2013
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MindShift Quotes Dr. Henry Jenkins About Meta-gaming

MindShift quotes Henry Jenkins, who holds joint appointments with the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism and the USC School of Cinematic Arts, in an article about proving that games are useful for learning. The article, which is titled, “SimCityEDU: Using Games for Formative Assessment,” says that an upcoming game called SimCityEDU will challenge […]

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April 12th, 2013

Henry Jenkins co-authors book about changes taking place in modern media

Can old media measures of success be used to evaluate the rapidly changing new media environment? Henry Jenkins and co-authors Sam Ford and Joshua Green tackle this and other questions in their new book, Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture. The book, which is part of the NYU Press Postmillennial Pop […]

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March 11th, 2013

MindShift Quotes Dr. Henry Jenkins About Using Participatory Learning to Teach Moby Dick

Henry Jenkins, who holds joint appointments with the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism and the USC School of Cinematic Arts, is quoted in a MindShift story by Katrina Schwartz titled, “Remixing Melville: Moby Dick Meets the Digital Generation.” Jenkins and his fellow researchers at the Annenberg Innovation Lab have created a teacher’s strategy […]

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February 27th, 2012
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Dr. Henry Jenkins to participate in panel on Game-Based Learning in Higher Ed

Members of the audience will be encouraged to consider ways that a game-based approach could be implemented in their programs or courses.

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January 30th, 2012
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Dr. Henry Jenkins quoted in PressEurope.edu article about anti-piracy ACTA treaty

PressEurop.eu refers to Dr. Henry Jenkins in its recent article about young Poles taking to the streets to protest the anti-piracy ACTA treaty.

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November 30th, 2011
USC Rossier Henry Jenkins speaks about PLAY

Come PLAY With Us: Professional Development Towards a More Participatory Culture

With Dr. Henry Jenkins and Vanessa Vartabedian from USC’s Participatory Learning And You (PLAY) Project

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May 30th, 2011

Research Beyond Boundaries

The interdisciplinary research featured in this issue of Reach is working to positively impact a number of critical topics at the forefront of the American consciousness.

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