register,volunteer, purchase an ad/rent a table space, endorsing the event
* Schedule is Subject to Change*
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Registration Check-In, Coffee (courtesy of Green Mountain), Exhibition Area Open
*Be sure to get in early to avoid the line!*
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Breaking the Chains: Building a Media Strategy for Juvenile Justice in America
A Fundraising Forum: Dialogue Between Grantmakers and Grantseekers
DIY Distribution: Strategies and Challenges
Microradio: Tactical Overview and Operations
Voces de Nuestra Tierra: A Community Sister-Radio Project Between WBAI and Radio Payumat of Cauca, Colombia
NYC Blogging Caucus
Research Like a Librarian: Advanced Internet and Critical Evaluation of Websites, Plus FOIA, FOIL, and RSS
Journalism for Youth: Writing, Editing and Publicizing
11:45 - 1:15
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The Spectrum Spectacular: Community Wireless and Smashing Your Way into the Thrill Ride of the Century
PSA in a Day: Hands-on Video (limited sapce, youth prioritized)
The Role of Ethnic Press in Times of War and Natural Disaster
Using Hip-Hop for Social Change
Making Folks Think, When They're Laughing Too Hard to Realize
it…Performance as Creative Resistance
Get It Online with Harlem Live!
Teach the Teachers: Media Lesson Share
Reading Between the Headlines: A FAIR Reading of the News
Archiving Grassroots Media: How to Collect, Preserve and Access
Putting the "Community" in Community Media: Video as an Organizing Tool
Youth under 21 are invited to join us for free pizza and activities in the Youth Lounge.
Make sure to check out the exhibition room!
2:30 - 4:00
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Community Media - Personal or Political? From Limited Access to
Media Policy: Why It's Important For Everyone!
Get Your Questions Answered: Interviewing 101
NYC Feminist Independent Media
How to Build Your Own Website
Talking to Mainstream Media: Independent Media Isn't Always Enough
Grassroots Media in an Election Year: Creating Community Voter Guides
The Portable Printing Press: A Hands On Guide to Stencil-Making
Say What You Mean: How to Tailor Your Video and Your Message
4:15 - 5:45
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PS2 Wants You: Examining Digital Warfare - Videogaming and Military
Africa Not in the News: What Mainstream and Alternative Media
are Missing in their Coverage of the Continent
Storm Watch: The Struggle for a Renewed Activist Media after Hurricane Katrina
DIY Media Literacy
Creative Politics: The Art of Freestyling
Models for Independent Mediamaking and Political Organizing
Video Production with Dyke TV
Celebrating Community and Public Access Television: The Fight Ahead
The Grassroots Artists MovEment (G.A.ME)’s International Artists Union(IAU): How Artists Can Benefit By Being Independent
GMC CONFERENCE AFTERPARTY/NETWORKING EVENT
Please join the NYCGMC to celebrate the local grassroots media community.
Free Admission for all, Cheap drinks to benefit the NYC Grassroots Media Coalition
4 DJ's, Drinks $2-$4 - Make this NetWORK!
Abc No Rio
156 Rivington Street
(between Clinton & Suffolk)
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