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Festival Recap: D.C. youth and educators promote media literacy

October 19, 2015 by Mandar Apte

by Jeffrey Morris (photographs by Jeffrey Morris) Despite the dreary Friday afternoon weather, students at the Richard Wright Public Charter School for Journalism and the Media Arts were charged with enthusiasm and inspiration at this year’s Youth Media Rise. The teenagers met separately from the adult educators in separate sessions, focusing on creating media for social change. The common