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Simin Farkhondeh \ Bestow Media Literacy, Expose, Inspire Change

Simin Farkhondeh \ Bestow Media Lit...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:41:29 | 2085 views

Simin Farkhondeh is an award winning filmmaker, artist, educator, and activist. From 1995 to 2003 she produced and directed the acclaimed monthly TV show Labor at the Crossroads. Her films have been screened at the Whitney Biennial, Marg...

Media in Transition 8 - Counterpublics: Self-Fashioning and Alternate Communities

Media in Transition 8 - Counterpubl...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 1 year ago | 01:27:20 | 1362 views

Recorded on May 4, 2013 Moderator: Noel Jackson, MIT. Panelists: Cristobal Garcia, P. Universidad Catolica (Chile); Eric Gordon, Emerson College; Henry Jenkins, USC; Maria San Filippo, Harvard University.

Media in Transition 8 - Introduction

Media in Transition 8 - Introduction

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 1 year ago | 00:17:17 | 1319 views

Speaker: David Thorburn, MIT Recorded on May 3, 2013 in the Bartos Theater at the beginning of the "Media in Transition 8: public media, private media" conference. Visit the conference website at web.mit.edu/comm-forum/mit8/.

Media in Transition 8 - Surveillance: Big Data and other Watchers

Media in Transition 8 - Surveillanc...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 1 year ago | 01:24:07 | 1492 views

Recorded on May 4, 2013 Moderator: Ethan Zuckerman, MIT. Panelists: Goran Bolin, Sodertorn University (Sweden); Kelly Gates, University of California, San Diego; Jose van Dijck, University of Amsterdam.

Karim Aïnouz \ I Travel Because I Have To, I Come Back Because I Love You

Karim Aïnouz \ I Travel Because I H...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:47:59 | 3543 views

Karim Aïnouz is a Brazilian-Algerian filmmaker and visual artist whose work addresses issues of gender, identity, and personal histories. His films focus on characters who break universal taboos and transcend stereotypes. I Travel Becaus...

MOOCs and the Emerging Digital Clas...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 1 year ago | 02:00:17 | 1478 views

Anant Aagarwal, MIT; Alison Byerly, Middlebury College; Daphne Koller, Stanford Univ. Recorded 3-21-13

Knut Åsdam \ The Long Gaze, The Short Gaze

Knut Åsdam \ The Long Gaze, The Sho...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:58:28 | 2396 views

How, amidst continual changes in society and media and the shifting relationship between psychology and film spectatorship, can we deal with notions of site, space, society, and subjectivity within cinema today? What ...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Considering the Stuart Hall Project

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Consi...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:27:09 | 2837 views

The Stuart Hall Project (2012) is a film on the cultural theorist and sociologist Stuart Hall. Directed by John Akomfrah and produced by Lina Gopaul, the film debuted at the Sundance Film Festival in January of 2013. Through archival foo...

Fox Harrell: "A Phantasmal Media Approach to Empowerment, Identity, and Computation"

Fox Harrell: "A Phantasmal Media Ap...

MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing

Added over 1 year ago | 00:53:03 | 1249 views

Courtesy of the Pacific Centre for Technology and Culture Part of Digital Inflections: Visions for the Posthuman Future. Dr. Fox Harrell, Associate Professor of Digital Media in the Comparative Media Studies Program and Computer Science ...

Video, Francis Steen: "The News as a Social Process for Improving Society"

Video, Francis Steen: "The News as ...

MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing

Added over 1 year ago | 01:35:07 | 1035 views

Sponsored by the MIT Imagination, Computation, and Expression Laboratory (ICE Lab) Television news provides a window into the cognitive processes commonly deployed to frame, explain, and reason about events. What Hart & Honore (1959...

Piston, Suite from the Ballet "The Incredible Flutist" (excerpt)

Piston, Suite from the Ballet "The ...

Lewis Music Library Maihaugen Exhibit

Added over 1 year ago | 00:01:02 | 720 views

PhonCD In117 flu MIT Symphony Orchestra, David Epstein, conductor copyright 1996 The Vox Music Group

excerpt from "Playhouse"

excerpt from "Playhouse"

Lewis Music Library Maihaugen Exhibit

Added over 1 year ago | 00:01:24 | 668 views

MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble Frederick Harris, Music Director with Herb Pomeroy and the MIT Alumni Jazz Band James O'Dell, guest conductor