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Our Takeaways from the AMC Feedback Survey

Thank you for sharing your responses to the AMC2016 Feedback Survey. We have identified important lessons and takeaways that will help us improve the conference as we look towards AMC2017.

Garage Cultural Grows Youth Arts Programming in Southwest Detroit

Garage Cultural is a community arts education center in Southwest Detroit that was started over four years ago by Executive Director Ismael Duran and Co-Founder Lydia Gutierrez from Hacienda Mexican Foods. Their vision for the center was to provide educational programming in visual and performing arts for youth in the community, with a strong focus on uplifting Latin American culture.

Detroit Narrative Agency Announces Recipients of Seed Grant Program for Moving Image Projects

The Detroit Narrative Agency, a new program of Allied Media Projects, is excited to announce ten recipients of the Seed Grant Program for moving image projects. The Seed Grant Program nurtures Detroit-based storytellers who are advancing the narratives of justice and liberation through compelling, quality, moving-image projects.

Night Out for Safety and Liberation on August 2nd

Allied Media Projects is excited to partner with local and national organizations, including the Restaurant Opportunities Center of Michigan and the Ella Baker Center of Human Rights, to present the “Night Out for Safety and Liberation” on Tuesday, August 2nd, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Detroit Public Library.

AMC2016 in Words, Images, and Video

The 18th annual Allied Media Conference brought over 2,000 people to Detroit for four days of media-based organizing. We read through all of the tweets and posts to share some of the emergent themes and trends from AMC2016. Read on for our AMC2016 social media roundup!