UCBcomedy Film/Video Department Hiring Fall Interns in NYC UCBcomedy Film/Video Department Hiring Fall Interns in NYC for 2014. UCBcomedy is seeking to fill the following positions for the Fall semester. Internships can apply for college credit or UCB courses. Please read through carefully and follow
The Women’s Sports Foundation seeks graduate students or highly-talented undergraduates who specialize in film, and who might have interest in filming one of our special events, “The Annual Salute to Women in Sports.” This occasion recognizes athletes’ legendary accomplishments, celebrates industry leaders and honors the
Please join us for a related, free public program on Tuesday, August 12 at 6 pm: a screening of the video Mr Dial Has Something to Say. This hour-long biopic on Thornton Dial Sr., who has been hailed as “preternaturally gifted” by the New York Times, investigates
The co-director and director of photography for the Will to the Woods film is a Doc program and Media MA alum, Jeremy Kaplan: http://www.awillforthewoods.com/about-us/ The environmental feature documentary A Will for the Woods premieres in NYC on August 15 and welcomes New School to the
MEDIA VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR FALL ELDER LGBTQ DOCUMENTARY WORKSHOPS: Pilot project for Elder LGBTQ documentary workshops is looking for media studies and documentary studies students to assist elder LGBTQ participants in a documentary workshop series that will take place during the Fall semester. For more
Asia Society Presents: Waking the Green Tiger: Documentaries from the Front Lines of China’s Environmental Crisis Film Series August 18-27, 2014 Asia Society and Museum 725 Park Avenue New York, NY 10021 Free admission. Advance registration required. Click on individual program titles, below, for more
Urban Omnibus recently published an interview with Shannon Mattern and Chattanooga librarian Nate Hill about experimentation in library services: http://urbanomnibus.net/2014/07/precedents-for-experimentation-talking-libraries-with-shannon-mattern-and-nate-hill/ Shannon delivered one of the opening keynotes, alongside media theorist Matt Kirschenbaum, at the Library of Congress’s Digital Preservation conference in Washington, D.C. (http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/meetings/ndiipp14.html?loclr=blogsig) You can find
Sumita Chakravarty attends ‘Crossroads’ in Cultural Studies conference in Finland..
For her report on the conference, please read: “Reinventing the University”: A Conversation with Larry Grossberg http://comm.unc.edu/faculty-and-staff/faculty/lawrence-grossberg/ The Association of Cultural Studies or ACS met for its hallmark ‘Crossroads’ conference in Tampere, Finland from July 1-4, 2014. For its tenth anniversary, ‘Crossroads’ returned to the
The co-director and director of photography for the Will to the Woods film is a Doc program and Media MA alum, Jeremy Kaplan: http://www.awillforthewoods.com/about-us/ The environmental feature documentary A Will for the Woods premieres in NYC on August 15 and welcomes New School to the screening.
School of Media Studies – University of Arts and Design, Karlsruhe Germany Application Deadline: August 15, 2014 The School of Media Studies offers a student exchange program with the University of Arts and Design (HfG / Hochschule für Gestaltung) Karlsruhe, Germany. The selected Media Studies
Moby, Shep Fairey & DJ Spooky Graphic Design Contest Hey people – I’m a big fan of the global activist organization Avaaz.org and they’re putting together a contest to use the NYC subway system to raise awareness about climate change. Me, the artist Barbara Kruger,
Doc Studies alum Maya Mumma, class of 2007, was editor and associate producer on the HBO documentary Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley, which has just been awarded two Emmy nominations: for Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special, and Outstanding Narrator. Here’s a link to a recent
Anders Birch, class of 2011, received a nomination for ‘Best Documentary’ at this year’s Copenhagen TV Festival 2014 for his film Denmark on the Prairie. Announcements to be made Aug. 15. More info at http://tvfestival.dk/TV-Prisen/De-nominerede-2014
The Digital Media department at MoMA is currently seeking experienced applicants for three open positions. These folks will be joining a very collaborative and fast-faced environment. Department Manager Interactive Designer Video Producer Visit www.moma.org/about/jobs for further information about these positions, and how to apply.
The Albanian Film Festival was born in 2012, commemorating Albania’s 100th year of Independence by screening 100 Albanian films at TriBeCa Cinemas, Producers Club Theater and BronxNet at Lehman College. The main vision of the Albanian Film Festival is to bring Albanian culture to life
PhD Studentships in Digital Media Eligibility: UK/EU Students Only Award Details: Tuition Fees + Maintenance grant: £13,726 per year Duration: 3 years Fixed Term (Sept 2014 start) Application deadline: 25 July 2014 Interview Dates: 3 September 2014 The Project Coventry School of Art and Design
Submit your research to Big Data & Society — the new open access peer-reviewed journal for interdisciplinary analyses of Big Data Benefits of Publishing in this Journal Submit Your Article Online http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/bdas When you publish in Big Data & Society, you will enjoy: High quality content: Submissions are triple-reviewed in
CALL FOR SHORTS Screencity Lab (http://screencitylab.net) in collaboration with Interactionfield is preparing an urban screening event in the context of the Waterpieces Festival (http://www.noass.lv/udensgabali) and the Riga City Festival 2014 (http://www.rigassvetki.lv), part of the European Capital of Culture program. * The screening will be
The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities.
Two positions are available with the Film & Media program at FIT. There are 2 new positions available: Full Time Technology Associate/Studio Manager Part Time Tech C/ Equip Cage & Tech Assistant Feel free to apply to both positions if they interest you. If you
INTERNS: Looking for interns to work in all aspects of post-production for “Terra Pesada,” a feature-length documentary on heavy metal music in Mozambique. “Terra Pesada” has sponsorship from the New York Foundation for the Arts. The website with trailers and videos is terrapesada.com. Need: translators
MEDIA & STRATEGY FELLOW The Stanford Law School Center for Internet & Society seeks a full-time Media & Strategy Fellow with experience in journalism or communications to generate compelling content and influence the national conversation and policy debate about network neutrality issues. The individual will
Twenty-five years ago, a furor erupted at The New School when Sekou Sundiata, poet, performer and professor, stung by an image exhibited in the Parsons Galleries, scrawled his dissent across it in the form of an “X”. His mark inspired others, and soon there were over
Lecture at the conference of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section of the American Library Association
Shannon Mattern recently delivered the closing plenary lecture at the conference of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section of the American Library Association: http://www.wordsinspace.net/wordpress/2014/06/27/in-rare-fashion-my-rbms-plenary-presentation/
Shannon Mattern’s review of the design radio show and posdcast 99% invisible was recently published in the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians: http://www.wordsinspace.net/wordpress/2014/06/18/tuning-into-the-invisible-my-99-invisible-review-in-jsah/
IDA’s (International Documentary Association) article on our Documentary Media Studies program has just been posted online. This is in the current issue of the IDA’s magazine ‘Documentary’. The article title is: ‘Profile: The Documentary Media Studies Graduate Certificate Program at The New School’, by Wanda
The Documentary Media Studies Graduate Certificate Program has been featured in the current is of the IDA magazine Documentary. The article ‘Profile: The Documentary Media Studies Graduate Certificate Program at The New School’ by Wanda Bershen can be found at: http://www.documentary.org/magazine/profile-documentary-media-studies-graduate-certificate-program-new-school For more information on
VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: PROJECT SPECIALIST MAPP PROJECT more info: https://jobs.usc.edu/postings/25428 (open until filled) The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is located in the heart of downtown L.A. and is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC,
Apply to Showcase at SXSW 2015 Artist applications for SXSW 2015 open July 8, 2014 Showcasing at SXSW means performing in one of Austin’s famous live music venues, for over 25,000 industry representatives and fellow musicians combined, plus nearly 3,000 media members and thousands of