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January

Media & Me

January 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until February 22, 2018

CMHA Blue Classroom, #105, 1040 - 7 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3G9 Canada

Targeted to youth aged between 16 and 24, this course will introduce you to perspectives on popular culture, identity, and social media. You will learn about issues such as gender, mass media and creative expressions in popular culture and how it can have an impact on our recovery in both positive and negative ways. Upon completing this course, you will be able see the media and pop culture you’re exposed to everyday from a recovery perspective. In-depth topics will include music, film, social media, television, gaming and advertising.