Northside Today: Media Literacy and disinformation in relation to the COVID19 pandemic

Dr. Ricardo Castellini da Silva, PhD in Media Literacy from Dublin City University joins Donie Tarrant to discuss media literacy especially in relation to digital media, disinformation, multimodal learning. Dr. Castellini da Silva, also talks about disinformation in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, from misunderstanding about best practices to avoid contamination, to conspiracy theories involving politicians, health organizations and tech companies.