AMP News: Allied Media Conference

AMC Session Inspiration: “Radical Crones”

As we gear up for AMC2017, we are excited to take a look back at some highlights of last year’s conference. At AMC2016, Hong Gwi-Seok presented a session called “Not Your Mama: Radical Crones for the 21st Century.” Read Gwi-Seok’s reflections on the session, and get inspired to submit a session idea of your own for AMC2017!

AMC Session Inspiration: “Collaboration with Github and Git”

At AMC2016, one of your favorite sessions was "Collaboration with Github and Git", which introduced the basics of collaborative website development to folks of all backgrounds and knowledge levels. Read our interview with facilitators Libby Horacek and Cassie Moy, and get inspired to submit a session idea of your own for AMC2017!

Reserve Your Housing Now for AMC2017

As we approach the 19th annual Allied Media Conference, June 15-18 in Detroit, it’s not too early to start thinking about your accommodation! This year, all participants will need to book their own off-campus housing independently. To assist you, we have compiled a list of hotel options, and community housing resources, to help you get started in your housing search.

AMC Session Inspiration: “Holding Space”

At AMC2016, one of your favorite sessions was "Holding Space: Strategies for Anti-oppressive Facilitation", a workshop that explored strategies for facilitation that center the needs of Black, Brown and Indigenous people, disabled people, LGBTQ folks, survivors and others. Read our interview with facilitators Autumn Brown and Maryse Mitchell-Brody and get inspired to submit a session idea of your own for AMC2017!

AMC Session Inspiration: “Babel’s Workshop”

At AMC2016, one of your favorite sessions was "Babel’s Workshop: Best Practices for Multilingual Events", a language justice workshop and interpretation demonstration. Read our interview with facilitators Tony Macias and Jazmín Rumbaut, and get inspired to submit a session idea of your own for AMC 2017!