Religion in the Media

Media Inside Out: Religion in the Media

This episode highlights representations of religion in fictional television and movies, as well as representations in the news.…

Government Regulations

Media Inside Out: Government Regulations

At a time in which the ways we consume media have been changing rapidly, how much do we want the government to help support media industry growth or determine media industry restrictions?…

The Music Industry

media inside out-music industry

Host Sherri Hope Culver highlights the current state of the music industry, with a focus on gender equality and inequality both from the performance side and the management side of the field.…

Influence of Media on Play

Media Inside Out Media and its Influence on Play

Now more than ever, technology and toys are being connected. From AR-based games to toys with artificial intelligence built in, children have more and more opportunities to use media and some of our most advanced computer technology to inspire their play.…

Celebrities and Politics

Media Inside Out-Celebrities and Politics

In recent years, celebrities have become increasingly vocal about their positions on various political topics. …

Colorism in the Media

Media Inside Out: Colorism in the Media

This program looks at how all media, including television programs, music videos and advertising campaigns, favor lighter skin, and usually white skin.…

The Media and Early Childhood Education

Media Inside Out: Multilingual Education

The impact early childhood educational media can have on a child’s success, particularly for bi-lingual and multi-lingual children, is explored with guests Ed Greene and Erica Branch-Ridley of HITN (Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network).…

Parenting in the Digital Age

Media Inside Out: Parenting in the Digital Age

How do parents make sure that their child’s digital diet of content is smart and safe, not harmful?…

Feminist Representation in the Media

Media Inside Out: Feminist Representation in the Media

Because of the recent #MeToo movement and Women’s Marches across the country, Merriam-Webster announced that its 2017 Word of the Year was feminism.…