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...
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.
By: Taylor Long, '13
I still sometimes miss my summer internship at In These Times magazine. And it’s the unconventional things that I remember most vividly — the creaky wooden floors, the old Kurt Vonnegut columns that peppered the editorial board’s offices and the large futon couch that I made my...