Kathleen Tyner is Associate Professor in the Department of Radio-Television-Film at The University of Texas at Austin (USA). She publishes, lectures and works internationally with programs related to the media arts, media and information literacy, and the uses of serious games for learning. Professor Tyner is author, co-author and editor of numerous books, articles and curricular materials related to media arts and education, including Play2Learn Proceedings (Gamilearning, 2018), Media Literacy (Routledge, 2010) and Literacy in a Digital World: Teaching and Learning in the Age of Information (Erlbaum, 1998). She conducts research and development with non-profit organizations, museums and NGOs to support community media projects for education, health communication, civic participation and the arts. Her recent public service and research projects include work with Mirabel Pictures and WeOwnTV in Sierra Leone, Optic Flare, the U.S. Embassy in Spain, and GAMiLearning in Portugal. She is also a member of editorial boards and scientific committees for publications such as Revista Communicar (Spain).