Youth, Pop Culture, and Participatory Politics


Event: 2013 Digital Media and Learning Conference

Date: Mar 16, 2013

This panel looks at how young people’s engagement with pop culture is a gateway to finding their voice and place in the sphere of participatory politics.  Drawing from a variety of pop culture formations including hip hop, fan cultures, etc. the panelist will consider some of the creative ways young people engage in participatory politics.

Participants from left to right: Andrew Slack, Mark Anthony Neal, and Henry Jenkins