Lynn Schofield Clark

Lynn Schofield Clark

Professor and Chair, Media, Film & Journalism Studies

Professor and Chair, Media, Film & Journalism Studies

  • Lynn Schofield Clark

    • Lynn Schofield Clark
    • Professor Clark teaches courses in media and (in)equality, journalism and new media, journalism history and social movements, digital media, and qualitative/ethnographic research methods.  One of her favorite teaching experiences involved collaborating with students to produce a parody on educational technology use called, "The Class."  It was viewed more than 30,000 times.  To view it, click on the link & enter the password "The Class."

      Clark is the Vice President-Elect/President Elect of the International Association of Internet Researchers and has been a Research Fellow with RMIT (Melbourne)'s Digital Ethnography Research Center and a visitor to the Microsoft Research New England group. 

      Clark was named University of Denver's 2012 Service Learning Faculty of the Year, and was a 2009-2010 Service Learning Scholar with the University's Center for Civic Engagement and Service Learning.  A longtime worker in youth voice, she collaborates with South High School's Digital Media Club and with the Bridge Project's junior high Youth Engaged in Leadership and Learning (YELL) initiatives.

      In addition to her recent work mentioned on the right, she's also the author of  From Angels to Aliens: Teenagers, the Media, and the Supernatural (Oxford University Press, 2003/2005), which received a Best Book award from the National Communication Association, and is co-author of Media, Home, and Family (Routledge, 2004), editor of Religion, Media, and the Marketplace (Rutgers University Press, 2007), and co-editor of Practicing Religion in the Age of the Media(Columbia University Press, 2002).

      Before her university career, Clark worked in advocacy, educational, and not-for-profit journalism. 

  • Educational Tech video "The Class"

  • Lynn Schofield Clark (the early years)

    • A news junkie from way back when!
      A news junkie from way back when!
  • Young People & the Future of News Blog

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