The audio intensive workshop, subtitled “Gravity,” will be the second in a series of collaborations between the Association of Independents in Radio and Brooklyn-based documentary center UnionDocs. The workshop will be held in Brooklyn Dec. 17–21 and is geared toward … Continue reading
The itinerary and presenters have not been announced yet, but the event typically attracts science-documentary producers from around the globe. PBS, PBS International and Nova are presenting partners. The early-bird price is still available through Oct. 11: $1,205 for independent producers and … Continue reading
Sessions will teach attendees how to survive and innovate. Pulitzer Prize–winner and self-outed undocumented immigrant Jose Antonio Vargas will deliver a keynote. Registration remains open till Sept. 13: $599 for members, $899 for non-members and $150 for students.
Co-sponsored by PBS SoCaL, KQED, KPBS and KPCC, the camp will include a 24-hour hackathon for anyone interest in programming innovations in pubmedia technology. Participants can also earn “merit badges” by participating in sessions. The event is user-generated, with participants … Continue reading
Attendees will tackle the biggest problems facing community-news outlets. Registration is now open: Publishers and up to two staffers from independent online local news sites can attend for free, and everyone else (excluding vendors) pays $75.
Produced by American University’s J-Lab and hosted by the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, the panel will examine how journalism schools are teaching students to use new technology when covering communities and governments. Registration is open until Aug. 8 … Continue reading
The forum will focus on how federal, state and local governments can reach broader goals of transparency. Among the pubmedia figures on the tentative participants’ list: Alberto Ibargüen, president and c.e.o. of the Knight Foundation; Scott Lewis, c.e.o. of nonprofit … Continue reading
Davia Nelson, half of acclaimed audio-documentarian team, will hold three-hour sessions on storytelling skills for various media, including sound-gathering, questioning and relating to and listening to interviewees. Two start times: 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. For info, write to firstname.lastname@example.org. … Continue reading
The session, entitled “Hearing Is Believing II: Making It Sing”, will teach attendees how to construct a six- to twelve-minute audio documentary from already-recorded sounds. It will be led by John Biewen, audio program director at the Center for Documentary … Continue reading