Date of Graduation
Project/Capstone - Global access
Master of Arts in Human Rights Education (HRE)
School of Education
International and Multicultural Education (IME)
Dr. Onllwyn. Dixon
This project examines methods, theories, and practices of translating human rights education through multiple vernaculars. Developed as a workshop in sociocultural syntax deconstruction and an educational human rights education website focused on the domestic population of the US, the project focuses on localizing human rights concepts to the public vernacular of the country. Human rights education (HRE) and media and information literacy (MIL) are expanded and redefined as social literacy, or the ability to navigate and decode the present, complex realities that both HRE and MIL were developed to address. Reframing media and visual arts as an archive of past and present conceptualizations of memory and narrative formations, the project explores educational methods and theories of adapting human rights concepts into public spaces.
Gota, Jazzmin Chizu, "Translating Transformative Human Rights Education through Visual Languages & Informal Spaces" (2015). Master's Projects and Capstones. 265.
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