Steinhardt in the News: danah boyd on the online life of teenagers

danah boyd is “a kind of rock star emissary from the online and offline world of teenagers,” writes Pamela Paul in a New York Times profile. Boyd, who advocates for teenagers freedom to explore the Internet is an assistant professor in Steinhardt’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication. She is the co-author of Hanging Out, Messing Around, and Geeking Out: Kids Living and Learning with New Media (MIT Press, 2009).

Read Cracking Teenagers’ Online Codes.

(Photo: Matt DiGirolamo, New York Times.)

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