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Diversity Archives - ivoh

Exploring media’s role in the aftermath of violence and race-based trauma

August 5, 2016 |

In the aftermath of race-related violence and the surge of debates, media practitioners have the opportunity to show different ways to approach stories of racial trauma. For many, the protocol of focusing on violence persists, yet other media groups have … Read More

The Mash-Up Americans explores intersection of race, culture & identity from the frontline of multicultural America

May 4, 2016 |

Amy S. Choi and Rebecca Lehrer, creators of The Mash-Up Americans. Photo courtesy of Choi and Lehrer.

 

 

 

Amy S. Choi and Rebecca Lehrer wanted to create an online space for people who live between multiple cultures, feel … Read More

United by Media empowers people with disabilities to become reporters

April 4, 2016 |

United by Media Reporter Jordan Lindahl with Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

 

By Julie Kliegman

Julie is the weekend editor for TheWeek.com and a freelance journalist based in New York. She’s written for publications including BuzzFeed, Vox, Mental Floss, … Read More

How “The Movement” is giving voice to marginalized communities across America

March 14, 2016 |

Cure4Camden is a nonprofit that attempts to reduce shootings by interrupting violent incidents before they occur. Source: Mic.

 

By Kara Newhouse

Kara is an education reporter for Lancaster Online, a creator of the Faces of Mental Health Recovery project, and a 2015 ivoh summit attendee. You can … Read More

Three documentaries that courageously challenge cultural perceptions

March 11, 2016 |

Screengrab from the Fuocoammare” trailer.

 

At ivoh we like to share the stories of unreported communities, of people who are voiceless due to factors of their environment or socio-cultural history.

Journalists and media makers who go the extra mile to … Read More

Advice columnists reflect on the lack of diversity and inclusion in their field

March 7, 2016 |

 

By Julie Kliegman

Julie is the weekend editor for TheWeek.com and a freelance journalist based in New York. She’s written for publications including BuzzFeed, Vox, Mental Floss, Paste, the Tampa Bay Times and PolitiFact. Follow her @jmkliegman.

 

 

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‘Stories are for the whole society’

February 5, 2016 |

Diversity is relevant in all type of media, ranging from film to podcasts to publishing. All stories matter, even the ones buried in archives for years.

This month’s storytelling quotes focus on the importance of diversity in media and in our society.

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Doll Hospital, an art and literature journal on mental health, creates dialogue across a diverse community

February 1, 2016 |

Cover artwork from the first issue of Doll Hospital by and courtesy of Valerie Choi. 

 

 

By Julie Kliegman

Julie is the weekend editor for TheWeek.com and … Read More

How one nonprofit campaign is fighting for better storytelling about war veterans

December 7, 2015 |

 Image used with permission from Got Your Six . 

 

By Julie Kliegman

Julie is the weekend editor for TheWeek.com and a freelance journalist based in New York. She’s written for publications including BuzzFeed, Vox, Mental Floss, Paste, the … Read More

Bilingual newsroom unites over diversity series

November 30, 2015 |

Screengrab from The Houstons Chronicle’s The Million series. 

 

By Allison Griner

Allison Griner is a freelance journalist and a 2013-2014 fellow with the International Reporting Program. Follow her … Read More