Beyond Remote Control Childhood, a book by Diane E. LevinDiane Levin is Professor of Education at Wheelock College in Boston, Massachusetts, where she teaches about children’s play; a service learning course in Northern Ireland on how schools can promote peacebuilding in communities affected by war and conflict; and, a summer institute, “Media Madness.” Her new book is: Beyond Remote-Controlled Childhood: Teaching Young Children in the Media Age. She has written nine other books including: So Sexy So Soon: The New Sexualized Childhood and How Parents Can Protect Their Kids (with Jean Kilbourne), So Sexy So Soon, a book by Jean Kilbourne & Diane LevinThe War Play Dilemma, and Teaching Young Children in Violent Times.  She speaks around the world on the impact of violence and peacebuilding, media and other societal issues on children, families and schools.

Diane is a founder of: Defending the Early Years Project (DEY); Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (CCFC); Teachers Resisting Unhealthy Children’s Entertainment (TRUCE).