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Renee Hobbs

Professor, University of Rhode Island

Renee Hobbs is a professor at the Harrington School of Communication and Media at the University of Rhode Island where she directs the Media Education Lab mediaeducationlab.com. Among other books, she is the author of Create to Learn: Introduction to Digital Literacy (Wiley-Blackwell 2017) and Copyright Clarity: How Fair Use Supports Digital Learning (Corwin 2010). She has published over 150 scholarly and professional articles on digital and media literacy education, and offers the Summer Institute in Digital Literacy and other professional development programs to K–12 and college educators, librarians, and media  professionals. Hobbs launched an educational website Mind Over Media www.mindovermedia.tv, a crowdsourced gallery of contemporary propaganda for critical analysis. Reach her via Twitter @reneehobbs.

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