Archives: digital storytelling
Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Podcast: Pandemic Personally
Listen to the first episode of the new podcast Pandemic Personally, in which Aidan Battley meets with people who tell unique and unconventional stories to inspire us in the middle of a pandemic. Click to listen to “Pandemic Personally”: Aidan Battley is a fourth-year Bachelor of Communications and Media Studies student at...
Friday, March 13, 2020
ALiGN’s Media Training and Writing Workshop for Refugees from Kakuma Camp
On March 12, as part of a series on Media Training and Writing Workshops, ALiGN hosted “Storytelling with Impact,” a workshop presented online with refugees from Kakuma Camp in Kenya. The theme of the workshop, presented by interim co-Directors of the lab, Kathy Dobson and Ghadah Alrasheed, included the importance of knowing what...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
ALiGN is Hosting a Workshop for Refuges
Research on the coverage of refugees reveals that less than a quarter of all news articles on migration or refugee issues mention a refugee or migrant, and far fewer directly quote them. Kathy Dobson and Ghadah Alrasheed, Interim co-Directors of ALiGN Media Lab, became more aware of this issue after they visited Nairobi last...