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StoryCorps

August 20, 2010 – 4:19 pm
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StoryCorps is changing the way that people view American history.
Founded in October 2003, StoryCorps opened their first StoryBooth in New York City’s Grand Central Station Terminal. Their mission was to record audio interviews with people …

Women Make Movies

August 5, 2010 – 10:22 am
Women Make Movies

Women Make Movies is an organization dedicated to helping women produce and distribute films for and about women. Among their various programs, they host workshops and other learning programs, which give women the tools they …

MediaRights

August 5, 2010 – 10:06 am
MediaRights

MediaRights provides a new way for independent narrative films and documentaries to find an audience. Filmmakers register with their website free of charge, and then they can promote their film through the website at no …

Malcolm Morley

July 27, 2010 – 4:06 pm
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Malcolm Morley  is a British-born painter who has lived in the U.S. since 1958. He is credited with initiating two influential art movements in the 20th century – Superrealism and Neo-Expressionism. He is a colorful, …

Alioune Ba

July 6, 2010 – 11:38 am
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Alioune Ba
Hands and feet are central to the work by Bâ (b. Mali, 1959). He is of the opinion that body parts are distinctive for the life of each individual: for instance, they say something …

Jeanette McPeek

June 14, 2010 – 3:19 pm
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Jeanette McPeek is an artist and sculptor. She uses a lot of found objects and interesting materials in her art. To watch a short video of Jeanette talking about her work click here Jeanette McPeek …