The Handwerker Gallery is presenting a screening with discussion of the independent documentary The Price of Sand by Jim Tittle, 6:00 p.m., Thursday, September 12, 2013, as part of its "Marcellus Shale Documentary Project" exhibition.
The Price of Sand is a powerful film about the "frac sand" mining rampage in Wisconsin and Minnesota -- the...
ITHACA, NY — Nominations for the Izzy Award for calendar year 2011 are officially open. The annual honor for outstanding achievement in independent media — named after legendary journalist I. F. “Izzy” Stone — is a project of the Park Center for Independent Media (PCIM) at Ithaca College.
“The Izzy is presented to journalists and independent...
ITHACA, NY — The phone-hacking scandal that has engulfed British newspapers owned by Rupert Murdoch is bound to make waves in the United States as well, according to a media critic and former commentator for Fox News. Jeff Cohen, an associate professor of journalism and director of the Park Center for Independent Media at Ithaca College, says...
PCIM is delighted to be cosponsoring a visit by independent journalist, author, Middle East policy scholar, and advocate of strategic nonviolent action Stephen Zunes to campus. He will deliver a free public lecture, “Middle East Democracy Uprisings: Victories and Setbacks,” on Wednesday, April 16 at 7 p.m. in Textor 102.
“We’ve all had such high hopes for the...
Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas — who recently “outed” himself as an undocumented immigrant to the U.S. — will give a free public lecture at Ithaca College on Monday, Dec. 5. His talk, “Immigration . . . Beyond Media Myths,” is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall. It is sponsored by the Park Center for Independent Media.