The British Academy 10-Minute Talks: Parenting for a digital future

27 May 2020, 13:00 - 13:30

The British Academy on YouTube

The world’s leading professors explain the latest thinking in the humanities and social sciences in just 10 minutes.

Reflecting on years spent talking to parents, teachers and children about the influx of digital technologies in their lives, Sonia Livingstone will dispel some popular myths about screen time along with other techno-hype and fear-mongering, and offer some evidence-based suggestions to help maximise digital opportunities for children and minimise the risks.

SpeakerProfessor Sonia Livingstone FBA, Professor of Social Psychology, Department of Media and Communications, LSE

10-Minute Talk: Parenting for a digital future

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10-Minute Talks are a series of pre-recorded talks from Fellows of the British Academy screened each Wednesday, 13:00-13:10, on YouTube and also available on Apple Podcasts.

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