Rick Prelinger “COMMON GEOGRAPHIES” Workshop (CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS)

Rick Prelinger “COMMON GEOGRAPHIES: REPOSITORY AND COMMUNITY” Workshop (CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS)Feb. 15th, 1-5 pm Northrop Crosby Room (afternoon snacks provided)The evolution of media forms has accelerated production (especially documentary production) but left many artifacts, practices and people in its wake. At the same time media obsolescence creates opportunities for makers, archivists and community members to rethink the dynamic […]

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Projection Booth Workshop at Heights Theater (CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS)

Projection Booth Workshop at Heights Theater Feb. 28th, 1.30-3.30pm at Heights Theater Analogue projection technology is rapidly disappearing from many theaters across the U.S. However, a few locations in Minneapolis are still offering analogue film experiences, and we want to take advantage of those spaces to learn about where film came from and possibly, where it […]

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Conference Schedule

Friday, October 12th Registration/Breakfast 9.00-10.00 Crosby Room, Northrop Session 1 10.00-11.30 Keynote 1: Kathleen Fitzpatrick (Michigan State University) “Sustainability and Solidarity” Respondent: Jani Scandura (UMN) Crosby Room, Northrop Break 11.30-12.00 Session 2 12.00-13.30 Panel A: Stories of Trash Crosby Room, Northrop Chair: Emily Fedoruk (CSCL) Amy Folkedahl Meehleder (UMN): Mapping the “Trash-scape”: Waste and the […]

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In January 2016, a collective of self-organized graduate students working under the generous guidance of several faculty members affiliated with the Moving Image Studies (MIMS) graduate minor formed an official student group, the Moving Image and Media Studies Graduate Group (MIMSGG). Our collective provides an interdisciplinary forum for graduate students and faculty with shared interests […]

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