Renewal & Social Innovation in the K12 Media Literacy Curriculum Symposium
December 13-14, 2019, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education
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Welcome to CMCE!

The Centre for Media, Culture and Education supports interdisciplinary research and teaching agendas that advance ideals of social equity and justice. The CMCE promotes visionary and innovative media and cultural productions positioning us to imagine a different and better world. 

The Centre reaches out both locally and internationally, seeking connections, networks, relations and exchanges that enhance media, cultural and digital literacies and education.

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“Scream My Name like a Protest”: R&B Music as BlackFem Technology of Humanity in the Age of #blacklivesmatter

By: Dr. Alexander Ghedi Weheliye, Northwestern University

Facilitated by: Dr. Ahmed Ilmi, OISE


Recent Publications by CMCE Members

Read a study by the CMCE’s Director, Dr. Miglena S. Todorova on women and high- rise condominium living in Toronto published by the University of Toronto Press. See below!

DOI: 10.3138/topia.2018-0002

Read a research note by two CMCE Board Members, Emily Moorhouse and Hayley Brooks, on a critical media literacy pedagogical approach to sexual violence prevention published by the Journal of Media Literacy Education. See below!


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Past Events

December 6th: National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women



The CMCE wishes to thank Sein Kipusi and Maral Karimi (co-coordinators of the center) for their invaluable support in organizing the event. We also extend our gratitude to the panelists and guests who participated in the event. The panel included: Arezoo Najibzadeh, VP Internal, Continuing Education Students’ Association of Ryerson Nadine Sookermany, Springtide Resources, Toronto Brieanne Berry Crossfield, University of Toronto Graduate Students Union Connie Guberman, Women and Gender Studies, University of Toronto Scarborough Jacqueline Benn-John, Department Social Justice Education, OISE/University of Toronto Megan Scribe, Department Social Justice Education, OISE/ University of Toronto Tanya (Toni) De Mello, Director, Human Rights Services, Ryerson University Moderator: Miglena Todorova, Faculty member, Department Social Justice Education and Director of CMCE at OISE.