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Short video clips from the Communications Forum's archive.

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Henry Jenkins discussing Muslim youth and social media at MiT8 conference (2:26).

Henry Jenkins discussing Muslim you...

Added over 1 year ago | 00:02:25 | 1189 views

During the "Counterpublics" panel at the Media in Transition 8 conference (held May 3-5, 2013 at MIT), conference series co-founder Henry Jenkins discussed Muslim youth and their use of social media in the aftermath of the Boston Maratho...

Susan Flannery on the role of public libraries in the digital age.

Susan Flannery on the role of publi...

Added 2 years ago | 00:05:16 | 1045 views

From "Digitizing the Culture of Print: The Digital Public Library of America and Other Urgent Projects" held Nov. 1, 2012 at MIT with Robert Darnton (Harvard), Ann Wolpert (MIT) and Susan Flannery (Cambridge Public Library). David Thorbu...

Berkman Center's Colin Maclay on the power of art and placement of social messages into film.

Berkman Center's Colin Maclay on th...

Added 2 years ago | 00:02:37 | 2396 views

From "New Media in West Africa" held Nov. 8, 2012 at MIT. Full video at the MIT Communications Forum at

Derrick "DNA" Ashong discusses his Harvard education and sings "Sweet Mother."

Derrick "DNA" Ashong discusses his ...

Added 2 years ago | 00:04:37 | 2816 views

From "New Media in West Africa" held Nov. 8, 2012 at MIT with speakers Derrick Ashong, Colin Maclay and Fadzi Makanda and moderated by Ralph Simon. Full video at

Journalist Juan Williams on executives at black media outlets.

Journalist Juan Williams on executi...

Added 2 years ago | 00:01:53 | 2029 views

From "Race, Politics and American Media" held October 8, 2009 at MIT with Williams, urban political propfessor Phillip Thompson of MIT, and Communications Forum Director David Thorburn. Full video at

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