Jennifer Rauch
P u r v e y o r o f F i n e E r u d i t i o n i n J o u r n a l i s m , C o m m u n i c a t i o n & C u l t u r e
McLuhan Salon on Slow Media at the University of Toronto, June 2019. (Photo courtesy of Anahí Lovato.)

I regularly speak at universities, symposia, festivals and conferences related to journalism, media and communication. Here’s a select list of my public events, book talks and research presentations:

  • “Post-Luddism: Overcoming a Rhetorical Impasse in Technology Criticism,” Media Ecology Association, Toronto, Canada
  • “McLuhan Salon on Slow Media,” St. Michael’s College in the University of Toronto, Canada
  • “Book talk: Slow Media.” John Cabot University, Rome, Italy
  • “What is a Luddite, Really?” What is Technology?
  • “Book talk: Slow Media.” International Journalism Festival, Perugia, Italy | link
  • “Book talk: Slow Media.” Linfield College
  • “The Future of Slow News: Lessons from the Food Revolution.” University of Oregon
  • “Reimagining Alternative Media as Sustainable: Lessons from the Slow-Food Movement.” International Association for Media & Communication Research
  • “Eco-Media Literacy: A Green Reboot for Media Education.” Conference on Communication and the Environment, International Environmental Communication Association, Leicester, England
  • “Mindful Media Use: Toward Sustainable Engagement with Digital Technologies.” Media Ecology Association
  • “Media Literacy Education and Green Cultural Citizenship.” National Association for Media Literacy Education
  • “Cultural Resistance and the Persistence of Print and Analog Forms.” International Communication Association
  • “A Slow Reading Cure for Constant Partial Attention? Developing Your ‘Biliterate’ Brain.” Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication, Montreal, Quebec
  • “Popular Resistance to Mediatization through Constructive Rituals.” Eastern Communication Association
  • “Spiritual and Corporeal Metaphors in Popular Discourse about Media Abstention.” Symposium on Social Media & Psycho-Social Well-Being, Rutgers University
  • “The New Subculture of Media Avoidance (a.k.a. Death to Facebook).” Gwynedd-Mercy College
  • “The Future of Journalism.” Long Island University

Please see my full CV at Academia for a complete list of  speaking engagements and media appearances, as well as related information about my scholarly research, professional and teaching activities.