DML Conference 2013


CONFERENCE THEME: “Democratic Futures: Mobilizing Voices and Remixing Youth Participation”
DATE: March 14-16, 2013
VENUE: Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers - Chicago, Illinois

OPEN CALLS: Iginite Talks and DML Cafe

The fourth annual conference - DML2013 - will explore the shifting contours of participatory democracy with a focus, for example, on the role of networked publics in mobilizing social movements; the remixing of civic engagement; and youth-driven forms of social innovation and community transformation. This conference is meant to be an inclusive, international and annual gathering of scholars and practitioners in the field, focused on fostering interdisciplinary and participatory dialog and linking theory, empirical study, policy, activism, and practice.
The Digital Media and Learning Conference is an annual event supported by the MacArthur Foundation and organized by the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub located at the UC Humanities Research Institute, University of California, Irvine.


Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers - Chicago, Illinois
Hosting Organization: 
Digital Media & Learning Research Hub
March 14, 2013 - 9:00am - March 16, 2013 - 5:00pm
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