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Creating media that reflects our identities

The California Endowment gave a Richmond Pulse reporter and 11 other youth journalists the opportunity to attend the 18th annual Allied Media Conference (AMC) in Detroit in June. 37 more words

Richmond Pulse

#AMC2016

I was fortunate to have the opportunity to attend the 18th annual Allied Media Conference (AMC) in Detroit, Michigan last week. 

The opening ceremony featured organizations and artists across Detroit and included a keynote from a Chicago-based group dear to my heart, … 516 more words

on dissociation and trauma in texas social justice organizing

one of my greatest epiphanies during allied media conference 2016 were the words, “dissociation is a survival strategy”. that, coupled with sessions on queering martial arts and decolonizing christianity, made me realize that i had been repressing so many parts of myself, so much deep pain and trauma in my past and present, in order to be present enough to do my social justice work in texas. 630 more words

special event {6/18}: 18th annual allied media conference

On June 18th, I’ll lead a healing session at the Allied Media Conference in Detroit. This opportunity has given me pause to pick up an old thread + follow it back to the faded memory of my former life as a graduate student at NYU, where I studied media through a sociological lens — examining race, gender, culture, representation + impact — and earned my M.A. 53 more words

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