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NYC Grassroots Media Conference: HOPE TO ACTION

I am serving as a panelist at The Sixth Annual NYC Grassroots Media Conference. Here's the press release about the conference: The Sixth Annual NYC Grassroots Media Conference: HOPE TO ACTION Co-Sponsored by the Film and Media Department at Hunter College, CUNY 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, May 30 Hunter College, 68th Street & Lexington Avenue, Manhattan On May 30th, the New York City Grassroots Media Coalition (NYCGMC) will host its sixth annual conference at Hunter College. The conference theme Hope to Action invites participants to consider how we can build a media network that ensures the visibility of our communities' voices, images and stories. Conference workshops will explore how we can use the media tools at our disposal to turn HOPE for social justice into ACTION in our communities. The conference first convened in 2004 by a volunteer collective of media activists and organizations responding to the FCC’s moves to further deregulate media control and diversi