Marco Adria is an author and expert on online communications, social media, and public involvement. His book, Technology and Nationalism, won the Lewis Mumford Award from the New York-based Media Ecology Association. He is a Professor Emeritus of Communication, University of Alberta. In 2015-16 he was Visiting Professor of Communication, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico.
First Wednesdays at McLuhan House in Edmonton
Join is at McLuhan House in Edmonton each first Wednesday of the month for a cultural and social happening. The next event is Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
"Understanding Media," with McLuhan Literati will begin at 6 p.m. Join Marco Adria and Stuart MacKay, McLuhan House’s resident scholars, for insights on the history and social meaning of media. The evening will be a great opportunity to check out the TV Wall, a multimedia art installation revealing the zeitgeist of the McLuhan era at the height of his celebrity.
Stay on after 7 p.m. for the New Media Seminar. McLuhan House is at 11342 - 64 Street in Edmonton AB. It is open to the public and free to attend during this event. The house is not currently wheelchair accessible.