The Center for Media & Social Impact, based at American University's School of Communication in Washington, D.C., is an innovation lab and research center that creates, studies, and showcases media for social impact.
Homelessness & Housing Security in U.S. Culture: How Popular Culture & News Depict an American Challenge
RESISTANCE: The Exhibition
A new initiative seeking to help build and support collaboration between comedy people and social justice people.
The State of The Documentary Field: 2018 Study of Documentary Professionals
Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Software Preservation
Cities Remix a Playful Platform: Experiments to Embed Pokémon GO
Policy Briefing Note: An International Approach to Data Privacy
When Movies Go to Washington: Documentary Films & Public Policy in the United States (Vol 1)
Movies & Grassroots Community Engagement: Documentary Films & State and Local Public Policy in the United States. Volume 2, Films & Public Policy Series
Journey to the Academy Awards: 2018 Documentary Film Diversity Report
Guides to help you make media.
What's on the horizon.
Measuring media that matters.
New research highlighting portrayals of homelessness in news and popular culture in 2018
A communication and social neuroscience scholar recaps the inaugural event.
Some of this content is used with permission of Documentary.org.
Some of the most moving and thought-provoking documentaries I watched at AFI Fest in June went to the heart of racial and class...
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