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FoE6 Day 2 Opening Remarks - Xiaochang Li and Mike Monello

FoE6 Day 2 Opening Remarks - Xiaoch...

Futures of Entertainment

Added 2 years ago | 00:21:58 | 1941 views

Susan Flannery on the role of public libraries in the digital age.

Susan Flannery on the role of publi...

Communications Forum clips

Added 2 years ago | 00:05:16 | 996 views

From "Digitizing the Culture of Print: The Digital Public Library of America and Other Urgent Projects" held Nov. 1, 2012 at MIT with Robert Darnton (Harvard), Ann Wolpert (MIT) and Susan Flannery (Cambridge Public Library). David Thorbu...

Berkman Center's Colin Maclay on the power of art and placement of social messages into film.

Berkman Center's Colin Maclay on th...

Communications Forum clips

Added 2 years ago | 00:02:37 | 2226 views

From "New Media in West Africa" held Nov. 8, 2012 at MIT. Full video at http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/comm-forum/videos/21624-new-media-in-west-africa-mit-communications-forumVisit the MIT Communications Forum at http://web.mit.edu/...

Derrick "DNA" Ashong discusses his Harvard education and sings "Sweet Mother."

Derrick "DNA" Ashong discusses his ...

Communications Forum clips

Added 2 years ago | 00:04:37 | 2638 views

From "New Media in West Africa" held Nov. 8, 2012 at MIT with speakers Derrick Ashong, Colin Maclay and Fadzi Makanda and moderated by Ralph Simon. Full video at http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/comm-forum/videos/21624-new-media-in-west...

New Media in West Africa (MIT Communications Forum)

New Media in West Africa (MIT Commu...

MIT Communications Forum

Added 2 years ago | 01:58:30 | 17406 views

Held Nov. 8, 2012 at MIT launching the 6th Futures of Entertainment conference. Despite many infrastructural and economic hurdles, entertainment media industries are burgeoning in West Africa. Today, the Nigerian cinema market--"Nollywoo...

Journalist Juan Williams on executives at black media outlets.

Journalist Juan Williams on executi...

Communications Forum clips

Added 2 years ago | 00:01:53 | 1921 views

From "Race, Politics and American Media" held October 8, 2009 at MIT with Williams, urban political propfessor Phillip Thompson of MIT, and Communications Forum Director David Thorburn. Full video at http://techtv.mit.edu/videos/16537-ra...

Sherry Turkle dicusses her book, "Alone, Together."

Sherry Turkle dicusses her book, "A...

Communications Forum clips

Added 2 years ago | 00:02:30 | 827 views

From "A Conversation with Shewrry Turkle" held April 12, 2011 with Communications Forum Director David Thorburn moderating. Full video at http://techtv.mit.edu/videos/16785-a-conversation-with-sherry-turkle

Alice Amsden 1943-2012

Alice Amsden 1943-2012

Alice Amsden Commemoration

Added 2 years ago | 00:05:12 | 1386 views

revised 11/6/12

Digitizing the Culture of Print: The Digital Public Library of America and Other Urgent Projects (MIT Communications Forum)

Digitizing the Culture of Print: Th...

MIT Communications Forum

Added 2 years ago | 02:03:00 | 2170 views

Held Thursday, November 1, 2012. The role of the library in the digital age is one of the compelling questions of our era.  How are libraries coping with the promise and perils of our impending digital future?  What urgent ini...

Linda Gregerson: "Why I Write Poems" (MIT Communications Forum)

Linda Gregerson: "Why I Write Poems...

MIT Communications Forum

Added 2 years ago | 01:26:22 | 3269 views

Held Oct. 25, 2012 at MIT. A conversation with poet Linda Gregerson moderated by Communications Forum Director David Thorburn.

Greg Ulmer

Greg Ulmer

SMArchS Colloquium Fall 2012

Added 2 years ago | 01:47:25 | 848 views

SMArchS Colloquium, October 5, 2012 Nemesis: the PungentumamiGregory Ulmer, Professor of English, University of Florida, and Professor of Electronic Languages and Cybermedia, European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland

2012 MIT Game Lab Symposium Part One: Introduction to the MIT Game Lab Past and Future

2012 MIT Game Lab Symposium Part On...

The MIT Game Lab

Added 2 years ago | 00:32:16 | 1611 views

Part One: The 2012 MIT Game Lab Symposium: "Games In Everyday Life and Why That Matters To You" An annual symposium to discuss the role of games throughout our lives today and the potential for collaboration and development with games...