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Reading group reconvenes – this time with readings

Tuesday, October 11th, 2005

Paul has the announcement on Media Geek - the first meeting (for this year) of our reading group on participatory media will be this Thursday, 7pm, in the meeting room at the back of Guiliani's. We'll start with some excerpts from Downing's Radical Media. All are welcome, and we'll be ...

Micro-radio talk

Monday, February 28th, 2005

The participatory media reading group at the University of Illinois will host a talk by Pete Tridish of the Prometheus Radio Project on March 8, at 4:30pm. Prometheus Radio Project is a collective of radio activists that serves as a micro-radio resource center and public interest advocate on micro-radio issues. ...

Meeting on weblogs and RSS

Wednesday, February 9th, 2005

The next meeting of the reading group on participatory media will be this Friday at 6pm. We'll meet in Crane Alley (Main St., Urbana) upstairs at the back. We're going to talk about RSS - what it is, how to use it (as a reader and a producer) and swap ...

First meeting details

Friday, September 10th, 2004

Among the papers that will be discussed this evening (texts not yet available): Victor Pickard. "Who Governs the Internet? Policy Struggles at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)"Andrew Ó Baoill. "MoveOn - a postmodern democracy : rethinking public participation in the laptop age"Sabryna Cornish. Metaphorical Framing in Online Advocacy ...

Meeting: 10th Sept., 6pm

Tuesday, August 31st, 2004

The first meeting of the reading group on participatory media will take place on 10th September, 2004, at 6pm. [Venue TBA shortly]. This meeting will provide an opportunity for students and others to present their works in progress. In particular, it will provide a 'dry-run' for those presenting at AoIR (Association ...

New sub-site – IPRH reading group

Wednesday, April 14th, 2004

I've put together a new site for the reading group in participatory media that I'll be starting in the Fall semester. There's little on it at the moment, and it's still a bit rough, but it will eventually include a schedule of events, a list of readings (and copies of ...

Reading group in participatory media

Wednesday, April 7th, 2004

I've just received word that my proposal for a reading group in participatory media has been granted support by the IPRH (Illinois program for research in the humanities). Yay! We'll be starting the in the Fall semester, so there's a bit of time left to plan what exactly to do ...