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After Earth Day, Who “Speaks” for Nature?

Human Planet. (Photo Credit: © Timothy Allen/BBC 2010)

Aren’t most of our public policy debates about the environment informed by factoids/partial data/dramatic images supplied by media coverage rather than the relevant research?

A Must-See Movie for Book Lovers Now on DVD

Steidl - Grass

On top of everything else that they do, libraries with collections of thoughtfully published art books are also, essentially, museums.

Crowdfunding, Fandom, and Media Literacy: One Key Thing We Should Be Teaching Kids

Veronica Mars Kickstarter

It’s not just dollars that are getting invested in the crowdfunding process, but fans themselves.

With ‘42’ in Theaters, Here’s a Free Movie Starring Jackie Robinson


Alfred Green’s 1950 film, made at the height of Robinson’s career, is in the public domain…

In Memory of ‘Script Frenzy': Some Free Resources for Writing for Media

The great Rod Serling dictating a script, 1959.

An array of free resources related to writing and producing media… to use yourself, or make available to others.

5 Reasons ‘Blancanieves’ is the Most Thrilling ‘Snow White’ Ever


From Spain, a true new classic…

Sparking Visual and Cultural Literacy with ‘Reimagined’ Movies

Lang - 2001

Which of these movies would you most want to see?