The Week at @cmsw_mit, 3/16/15: SXSW

Featuring two big events and a Storify recap of last week’s Twitter chat at SXSW with¬†four CMS alums and the MIT Alumni Association.

The Art, Ethics and Technology of Documentary Co-Creation

March 18 @ 5:00 pm

MIT Building 66, Room 110,

25 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA

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Katerina Cizek

A panel on the history and potential for documentarians to co-create with citizens, social scientists, technologists and performing artists, with the aim to both create artful meaning and foster concrete political action.

Coming of Age in Dystopia: The Darkness of Young Adult Fiction

March 19 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

MIT Building 66, Room 110,

25 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA

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Kristin Cashore

Kristin Cashore and Kenneth Kidd on why dystopias, devastating apocalyptic visions, and tales of personal trauma are such a staple of young adult literature.


Andrew Whitacre

About Andrew Whitacre

Andrew directs the communications efforts for CMS/W and its research groups. A native of Washington, D.C., he holds a degree in communication from Wake Forest University, with a minor in humanities, as well as an M.F.A. in creative writing from Emerson College. This work includes drawing up and executing strategic communications plans, with projects including website design, social media management and training, press outreach, product launches, fundraising campaign support, and event promotions.


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