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Alternative Media Assembly publication now out!

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The Alternative Media Assembly takes place Saturday afternoon, at the Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa, and online via livestream.

Full details at: psfaltmedia.tumblr.com

We have prepared a publication to cover some of the issues related to the Assembly. It is available in print at the PSF, but also online. Copies will be available at rabble's table on the 2nd floor of the university centre and at our event Thursday evening and workshop Friday.

ENGLISH EDITION: 8-page publication in PDF format (8.5"x11")

ÉDITION FRANÇAISE: Publication de six pages au format PDF (8,5 "x 11")

Included articles:

  • Feminist writers: Resisting the influences of sexism - At the Peoples' Social Forum, and beyond
    / Les écrivaines féministes : résistant à l'influence de la sexisme - au Forum sociale des peuples, et d'ailleurs
    by/par Nora Loreto - click here to read/ cliquez ici pour le lire
  • Community Media Centres: Hubs for Multimedia, Mutliplatform Digital Production to Support Alternative Voices
    / Centres des Médias Communautaires: vers la production et distribution numérique pour appuyer les voix marginales
    by/par Cathy Edwards and Laith Marouf - click here to read/ cliquez ici pour le lire
  • Diversity and inclusions: a progressive media challenge
    / Diversité et inclusivité: un défi pour les médias progressifs
    by/par Meg Borthwick, Kim Elliot, and Steff Pinch - click here to read/ cliquez ici pour le lire
  • The Problem of Whiteness in Media Organizations
    / Le problème avec la domination des organisations médiatiques par les blancs
    by/par Erin Seatter et Jahanzeb Hussain - click here to read / cliquez ici pour le lire
  • Thinking of Media Justice and Liberation
    by Sharmeen Khan - click here to read
  • Media Activist Research Group: Anti-Oppression and Activist Media
    by Sandra Jeppesen - click here to read
  • How Does Place Shape Media-related Organizing and Production?
    / Influence de la localisation des médias sur leur organisation et leur production
    by/par Scott Neigh - click here to read / cliquez ici pour le lire
  • Both Sides of the Coin - How equal time does not mean "balanced"
    / Les deux côtés de la médaille: comment donner le même temps ne veut pas dire être «équilibré»
    by/par Samer Beyhum - click here to read / cliquez ici pour le lire
  • Collaborative effort - How to get around capitalist imposed limitations
    / Effort collaboratif: comment contourner les limites imposées par le capitalisme
    by/par Samer Beyhum - click here to read / cliquez ici pour le lire
  • Never been a better time to get started in media
    / Se lancer dans la création d'une entreprise médiatique
    by/par Tony Patterson - click here to read / cliquez ici pour le lire
  • Continuing the process started here at the Alternative Media Assembly
    / Continuer le processus commencé ici à l'Assemblée des médias alternatifs
    by/par Greg Macdougall - click here to read / cliquez ici pour le lire

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