IMA Number: IMA 780.43 | 3 credits

Course Type: Production

Professor: Pam Frederick

This class meets TUESDAYS, 1pm - 4pm in HN 503

Full Course Description:

Students in Neighborhood News report, write and shoot photos for the Hunts Point Express, a community newspaper and website for the South Bronx. As staff reporters, students are encouraged to pursue their own interests to produce print, video or photo stories, all in the neighborhoods of Hunts Point and Longwood. The paper covers urban planning, social justice issues, economic development, the arts, sports, education and features of all kinds.
Permissions: cleared by instructor Pam Frederick, pamfrederick80@gmail.com

Video interview with the founder of the http://www.huntspointexpress.com/ and the creator of the Neighborhood News Class, Professor Buddy Stein:

Neighborhood News from IMA MFA on Vimeo.

Permissions: Cleared after advisement with IMA Program Coordinator