Articles Posted in the " 2009 " Category

  • HRW International Film Festival Youth Producing Change: Call for Submissions

    HRW International Film Festival Youth Producing Change: Call for Submissions

    CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS *Deadline: December 10, 2009 The Human Rights Watch International Film Festival in partnership with Adobe Youth Voices seeks youth-produced film, video and animated works on human rights issues made by youth ages 19 and under for its third annual YOUTH PRODUCING CHANGE program. Armed with digital cameras, computers and their own boundless […]


  • New Mexico • Volume 3 • Issue 5

    New Mexico • Volume 3 • Issue 5

    Letter from the Editor Welcome to YMR’s New Mexico Volume 3: Issue 5, where practitioners in New Mexico (specifically in Albuquerque and Santa Fe) investigate youth media practice and share their insights to the field. With support from Open Society Institute, these practitioners and their colleagues met on August 19 at the New Mexico Forum […]


  • REEL FATHERS/Real Families : A First-Time Youth Media Production Intensive

    REEL FATHERS/Real Families : A First-Time Youth Media Production Intensive

    It is more and more common for organizations outside the youth media field to incorporate video and media production in their programs, which requires advice and partnership with youth media educators, community youth centers, and professionals. For example, my organization REEL FATHERS focuses on the relationship between fathers and young children, teens, and incarcerated fathers […]



  • Youth Media Curriculum for Justice

    Youth Media Curriculum for Justice

    Left: Jessica Collins, Right: Andrea Quijada Youth media encompasses diverse realities of how communities live, work, play, and communicate. For example, youth media work in New Mexico differs from youth media work in many other regions in the U.S. New Mexico is a very poor, rural, and under-resourced area located in the fifth geographically largest […]






  • WE LEARN: Call for Writings & Artwork

    WE LEARN: Call for Writings & Artwork

    Women Expanding Literacy Education Action Resource Network Women’s Perspectives #5: A Journal of Writing & Artwork by Adult Learners Women’s Perspectives #5: What Would You Do? Creative Ideas for Difficult Times will showcase original writings & artwork by adult literacy/basic education students across all levels. Student writers and artists are encouraged to reflect and to […]