IMA Number: 780.43 | 3 credits
Course Type: Production
This class meets WED, 10:10AM - 1:00PM
in HN 470
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.
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