putting the 'eco' into media ecosystems (and other tangential meditations)
Antonio Lopez, Ph.D. is a leading international expert of media education. With a research focus on bridging sustainability with media literacy, he is an experienced curriculum designer, educator, trainer, theorist, researcher and public speaker. As an author and blogger he has written numerous academic articles, essays and two books: Mediacology: A Multicultural Approach to Media Literacy in the 21st Century and The Media Ecosystem: What Ecology Can Teach Us About Responsible Media Practice. His third book, Greening Media Education, will be released in 2014. He is currently Assistant Professor of Communications and Media Studies at John Cabot University in Rome, Italy.