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Exploring Collective and Personal Narratives with Groundswell Oral History Courses

Groundswell is offering two-hour online classes over a six-week period beginning November 7 and ending December 12. Instructors will share general oral history techniques suitable for participants ranging from novice to advanced experience.

AMC2018 Track, Practice Space, and Network Gathering FAQS

Here are some answers to your frequently asked questions about coordinating a track, practice space or network gathering for the 20th Annual Allied Media Conference.

Propose a Track, Practice Space, or Network Gathering for AMC2018!

Are you using media to create a more just, creative and collaborative world? We want you to help us shape the 20th Annual Allied Media Conference in Detroit! Submit a proposal for an AMC2018 track, practice space, or network gathering. Proposals are due November 8, 2017 at 11:59 EST.

Register Now for Co.Open Workshops in Electronic Music, Mapping, and Graphic Design

Co.Open is excited to open registration for its fall digital media workshops in Electronic Music Production, Graphic Design, and Data, Mapping and Research Justice. Co.Open is a media-making cooperative that provides design services, training, and professional development for freelancers and media makers in Detroit.

Your Story is Worth Sharing

The room was dim and the spotlight was on me. I was on stage regretting my decision to share my story with the audience of Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers (SSOTS). I was an utter wreck. I couldn't remember my opening line, my throat became dry, I could feel the crowd’s angst. They were waiting on me to start. I closed my eyes, then opened them. I looked over the audience and spotted a friendly face. I took a deep breath.