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Pandemic Discourses #1

Pandemic Discourses #1 In May 2020, the India China Institute and the Julien J. Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs at The New School launched Pandemic Discourses to highlight perspectives on COVID-19 from different corners of the world, and especially the Global South. Co-edited by Sakiko Fukuda-Parr, Manjari Mahajan

DOC NYC Presents FRIDAY FIX, Episode 12

On Episode 12, Blackstar film festival director Maori Holmes Karmael discusses the beloved annual event going online in August. The directing trio of Eli Despres, Elyse Steinberg and Josh Kriegman discuss filming with ACLU lawyers battling the Trump Administration in The Fight. Filmmaker Bao Nguyen talks about covering the life of Bruce Lee in

Socially Relevant for Black Voices Film Retrospective August 21-22

The Socially Relevant Film Festival presents a retrospective of films from the past seven editions of SR Film Festival that touch upon Black Lives, and tell Socially Relevant™stories shining the spotlight on race relations, prejudice, injustice, social inequality, yet showing a glimmer of hope with some

Quarantine Film by Taylor-Alexis Gillard, MA Media Studies & Doc Studies ’21, Selected to be Featured on the Barbican in September 2020

Quarantine Film by Taylor-Alexis Gillard, MA Media Studies & Doc Studies ’21, has been selected to be Featured on the Barbican in September 2020. Her film It’s Fine was also featured in the Unprecedented Media showcase at The School of Media Studies. It’s Fine is a quarantined short that follows Taylor-Alexis’

Webinar Series- In Time of Plague, 2020: COVID-19

The Center for Public Scholarship at The New School invites you and your colleagues to attend a free webinar series “In Time of Plague, 2020: COVID-19”. The first panel, INEQUALITIES AND PLAGUE, will take place on August 5, 2020: 12:30-2:00pm. The second panel, COMPARING PLAGUES: AIDS AND COVID-19 will take place

Dona Varghese, MS Media Management ’19, Launches DV Media Co.

Dona Varghese, MS Media Management ’19, recently launched the brand DV Media Co. that crafts media solutions for businesses in sustainability and social enterprises. In a recent article, they share the ‘Milestones that Shaped DV Media Co’s Work Philosophy’   More about DV Media Co.   When people

When On-Location is At-Home

Dawnja Burris, Associate Dean and Assistant Professor of Media Studies, recently contributed to Student Filmmakers’ online magazine. In this article, Burris addresses techniques for short filmmaking techniques that can be done during these times of social distancing. Click here to read her piece.

DOC NYC Presents: Advancing Equity and Inclusion in the Documentary Field

Advancing Equity and Inclusion in the Documentary Field on July 21st at 2 PM EST.    We’ll be welcoming guests Nicole Tsien, board member of Brown Girls Doc Mafia; Denise Greene of Black Public Media; Day Al-Mohamed, independent filmmaker and founding member of FWD-DOC, Karin Chien, independent producer and President of distributor

Interview with SMS Professor Lana Lin

This post is part of the SMS Advising Series for New Students. All posts are designed and curated to make the lives of newly admitted students much easier. From academic resources to having a social life in NYC, we want to make sure that our

Industry Experts Panel: Media Activism

Join our panel as we engage panelists on Media Activism and the career trajectories associated with this field. Confirmed panelists include: Savannah Washington, Producer/Director/Writer Christina Antonakos-Wallace, Filmmaker/Cultural organizer Gabriella Miyares, NYC-based Artist/Educator/Graphic + Motion Designer/Filmmaker/Writer Click here to register. Sponsored by: The School of Media

Frontline is Hiring: Production Assistant

Click here to apply. WGBH enriches people’s lives through programs and services that educate, inspire, and entertain, fostering citizenship and culture, the joy of learning, and the power of diverse perspectives. DEPARTMENT OVERVIEW At FRONTLINE, we are dreaming big about the new ways we can

W2O Group Seeks Manager, Paid Social Media

Click here to apply. Recently named Best Place to Work by MM&M, The Holmes Report, PR News, PRWeek, and AdAge, W2O is an integrated marketing and communications firm powered by analytics and specializing in healthcare. Manager, Paid Social Media (Multiple Locations) Position Overview You speak

Ziff Media Group Seeks Marketing Fellow

Click here to apply. Description Position at Ziff Davis The Ziff Media Group Fellows Program is searching for energetic and motivated individuals looking to develop their career in digital media. If you’re looking for an opportunity to geek out on tech, internet culture and e-commerce,