“Our world is a digital one – and today’s children are consummate consumers! In this area particularly our children need our wisdom, guidance and – sometimes – protection. Care for the Family and the Romance Academy have teamed up to bring you this seminar full of top tips and practical advice: cutting edge information – and biblical wisdom.”
I was interviewed at the start of this seminar, having had a chance to meet Katharine the day before. I had that she’d been recommending my book to anyone who will listen in seminars over the previous couple of weeks, and a lot of the session is built around my book – so download and enjoy!
Dr Bex Lewis is passionate about helping people engage with the digital world in a positive way, where she has more than 20 years’ experience. She is Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing at Manchester Metropolitan University and Visiting Research Fellow at St John’s College, Durham University, with a particular interest in digital culture, persuasion and attitudinal change, especially how this affects the third sector, including faith organisations, and, after her breast cancer diagnosis in 2017, has started to research social media and cancer. Trained as a mass communications historian, she has written the original history of the poster Keep Calm and Carry On: The Truth Behind the Poster (Imperial War Museum, 2017), drawing upon her PhD research. She is Director of social media consultancy Digital Fingerprint, and author of Raising Children in a Digital Age: Enjoying the Best, Avoiding the Worst (Lion Hudson, 2014; second edition in process) as well as a number of book chapters, and regularly judges digital awards. She has a strong media presence, with her expertise featured in a wide range of publications and programmes, including national, international and specialist TV, radio and press, and can be found all over social media, typically as @drbexl.