NYC Grassroots Media Conference

Feb 20 2007

<<< 4th Annual NYC Grassroots Media Conference, Saturday Feb 24th >>>

The NYC Grassroots Media Conference Organizing Committee is happy to announce that the full conference program including workshop descriptions is now available on our website.

$5 - Youth (21 and Under) & Senior Registration
$15 - Student registration with valid ID

Read descriptions of all of the workshops at the conference:

Register today:

NYC Grassroots Media Conference
"Media and Movements Beyond Borders"
Saturday February 24th, 2007
New School University
65 Fifth Avenue (at 13th Street)

Some of the over 40+ workshops include:

  • Solidarity, Not Charity: A Youth Media Workshop on Katrina
  • Grassroots Media and Brooklyn's Atlantic Yards Development
  • Our World Our Mic: Creating Youth Radio Documentaries
  • Prometheus Radio Project and the global community radio movement
  • Crossing the Border: Hip Hop liberation, revolution and resistance
  • On Public Access and the State of Media: Policies That Affect Us All
  • Dead Trees: Small Magazines and Newspapers in the Digital Age
  • Black-Community Radio and Media Reform
  • Slingshot Hip Hop: From Brooklyn to Palestine
  • Art & Activism: the NYC Ghost Bike project
  • Youth exploring the Root Causes of Migration
  • Podcasting 101: Creating Your Own Podcast
  • NODE 101 - learning how to make a videoblog
  • Engaging workers through media
  • New York's Wireless Future
  • Youth Debate Concerns over Internet Filters, Sex Ed & Free Expression
  • We are all in Darfur, and Nairobi, & Johannesburg: The African perspective