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Pull Focus: Heather Courtney

Pull Focus: Heather Courtney Lauren Donia, Katie Bieze, and Fatemah Shahkolahi Heather Courtney is a filmmaker and cinematographer based in Austin, Texas. She has produced several films for...

Pull Focus: Doe Mayer

Pull Focus: Doe Mayer By: Kafi Kareem, Maria Howell, Shilpi Singh Doe Mayer is an award-winning professor and filmmaker. She is the Mary Pickford Chair of Film & Television Production at USC’s...

Pull Focus: Julia Reichert & Steve Bognar

Pull Focus: Julia Reichert & Steve Bognar Julia Reichert and Steve Bognar were nominated for an Oscar for their 2009 documentary, "The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant".  Their 2007...

Pull Focus: Patrice O’Neill

Pull Focus: Patrice O'Neill by Erin Finicane and Echo Xie Co-founder of the nationally esteemed outreach organization, The Working Group, Patrice O'Neill is a pioneer in multi-platform citizen...

Pull Focus: Pamela Yates and Paco de Onis

Pull Focus: Pamela Yates and Paco de Onis This year's Human Rights Film Series concluded with a packed screening of The Reckoning on October 29th. The film, directed by Pamela Yates and produced by...

Pull Focus: Gerry Wurzburg

Gerardine Wurzburg is an Academy Award®-winning documentary producer and director whose work addresses disabilities, contemporary history...

Notable New Media Books

Katie Donnelly Over the past couple of years, we've been occasionally highlighting the most interesting of the recent parade of books on new media and public engagement. Unfortunately, we can't...

Digital and Media Literacy Book Review: Spaceheadz

Katie Donnelly While this series on digital and media literacy efforts has focused primarily on formal initiatives so far, innovative digital and media literacy efforts can pop up in informal and...

City Voices, City Visions Uses Digital Video Production to Promote Learning

Katie Donnelly  City Voices, City Visions, a teacher-education initiative from the Graduate School of Education at the University at Buffalo, has been providing Buffalo city teachers and students...

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