- This event has passed.
Media Democracy Days 2016
October 19, 2016- 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
We’re in our 16th year (!) of bringing together our community of media makers, activists, and educators to discuss the relationship between media and democracy.
On November 15th and 16th in the Vancouver Public Library’s Inspiration Lab, and November 19th at SFU Harbour Centre, join us for talks, hands on workshops, and collaboratively determined events. All free and open to the public. Hosted on the unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.
Ryan McMahon – Digital Media, Bush Tea & Dibaajimowinan: How Story Shapes The Future Of Indigenous Communities –
Keynote from the host of the Red Man Laughing podcast and first Indigenous comedian to have full hour special on the CBC. Ryan’s work continually pushes boundaries with his sharp observations on the “collision between Indian Country and the mainstream.”
Register for Ryan McMahon at MDD2016 here:
Community Radio Takeover of the Inspiration Lab –
On November 15th and 16th, we’ll be joined by Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5 FM and CiTR 101.9 FM for two media making and audio production workshops in partnership with the Vancouver Public Library’s digital creativity and storytelling learning space.
Community Driven Program –
We’re proud to host a program of events on November 19th that have been determined and collaborated on with a diverse set of media makers and organizations at our Co-Lab earlier in the fall.
**For full program, and links to event registration head to