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New Media after the Storm - Katrina: An Unnatural Disaster

It’s been almost 3 years since Hurricane Katrina destroyed much of New Orleans and parts of the Gulf coast. How has the region recovered? The Open Society Institute's Katrina: An Unnatural Disaster uses new media tools to document life in post-Katrina New Orleans and the surrounding region. Read more...

Crafting Public Radio

Etsy—the innovative online marketplace for artists and crafters--is hosting a series of articles on podcasting as a form of DIY creativity, featuring interviews with and tips from independent and public radio producers, ruminations on the overlap between crafting and independent media making, and suggestions for the best podcasts from the Etsy community.Read more...

Beyond Broadcast: Maps as Public Media/Mapping Public Media

For the past year, I've been tracking the evolution of participatory maps as a new form of public media, a trend I outline in an In These Times story titled "The New Cartographers."Read more...

Public Media -- Read All About It

The first book chapter to emerge from the Future of Public Media research done at the Center is now in circulation. Read more...