Symbols, signs and secrets: What symbols tell us about ourselves
- December 14, 2015
- Mizuko “Mimi” Ito, anthropology and informatics professor and John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Chair in Digital Media and Learning, is featured on BBC’s – The Forum Dec. 14, 2015
From the BBC:
Ranging from hieroglyphics in the ancient World through symbols in art to the increasing use of the emoji, Dr Ramirez examines the power of the symbol and its importance. … With her to discuss symbols and signs, … Professor Mimi Ito, a cultural anthropologist who studies new media use, particularly among young people in Japan and the US, from the University of California, Irvine ….
For the full story, please visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0396ymd.