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"Media that Matters: Collaboration, Visibility, Resistance"
Presented by Gina Lamb, Visiting Assistant Professor of Media Studies, Pitzer College

Gina Lamb is a Los Angeles artist /activist/teacher who has worked collaboratively with inner city youth for the past 25 years to foster their voices/vision through independent media arts production. She has taught for the past 23 years in Media Studies at Pitzer College. She teaches courses on community engagement and media activism in courses such as MS194: Media Arts for Social Justice, where students participate in ongoing media collaborations with local non-profit organizations including REACH LA, Girls and Gangs, Organization en California de Lideres Campesinas, Camp Afflerbaugh-Paige, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Transgender Youth Program, TransLatina Coalition, Pomona Habla, Pomona Economic Opportunity Center, Warehouse Workers United, Girls Scouts/Westland Estates, The Costanoan Rumsen Carmel Tribe of Ohlone People, Sherman Indian High School, and many other sites.

FMI: Adam Rosenkranz | 909-607-3986 | adam_rosenkranz@cuc.claremont.edu

Date:
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time:
4:15pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Founders Room
Campus:
Honnold/Mudd Library
Categories:
Claremont Discourse

Event Organizer

Margaret Ellsworth