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The Story of StoryLine, a participatory documentary - (888) 803-9856

The Story of StoryLine, a participatory documentary – (888) 803-9856

 sandystoryline.com This post written together with Rachel Falcone. Cross-posted at: http://civic.mit.edu/blog/beckyh/storyline It’s been nearly 3 weeks since Hurricane Sandy hit the Eastern seaboard and there are still a vast number of people without power, without water, without hot food, and without a home. Housing is a Human Right (HHR) is a storytelling project led by...
A Zeega Tour from Jesse Shapins

A Zeega Tour from Jesse Shapins

Jesse Shapins from Zeega (http://zeega.org/) came by the Center today to demonstrate the Zeega editor. I was eager to see it in action after hearing from the Zeega team at events including the Knight/Civic Conference earlier this summer (http://civic.mit.edu/blog/natematias/story-and-algorithm-a-comprehensive-civicmedia-conference-summary), a Civic lunch last (http://civic.mit.edu/event/civic-media-lunch-zeega), and from Catherine D’Ignazio (http://www.ikatun.com/kanarinka/), an incoming Center graduate student who...
Filming at "Puerto Rico En Reflejos: Rafael Angel Carrasco-Vazquez"

Filming at “Puerto Rico En Reflejos: Rafael Angel Carrasco-Vazquez”

On Fri 27, together with Jenny Larios Berlin, and Sasha Costanza-Chock, I attended the opening event at Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion (IBA) for Rafael Angel’s exhibit, “Puerto Rico en Reflejos.” IBA is the community organization of the Villa Victoria community in Boston’s South End. One program of IBA’s varied community development work is community building...