Ottawa International Animation Festival Podcast

Episode 31: TAC 2008 Panel: Responsible TV: Gender, Child Development and Violence

March 10, 2009

Starting off discussions for 2008 is a panel that deals with responsible television animation for children, exploring topics in child development, gender representation and violence. The goal of this panel is to give the TAC audience access to information that will give them the tools and knowledge to better the landscape of media for children now and for future generations.

Speakers: Jonathan Freedman, Professor, University of Toronto; Beth Stevenson, Partner, Executive Producer, Decode Entertainment; Cathy Wing, Co-Executive Director, Media Awareness Network; Moderated by: Linda Simensky, Vice President, Children’s Programming, PBS. neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.