January 23, 2018
Newest Americans at National Geographic Photo Seminary
Julie Winokur, Executive Director of Talking Eyes Media, and I presented Newest Americans at this year’s National Geographic Photo Seminar in January. Newest Americans is a collaboration between Talking Eyes Media, Rutgers University Newark, and VII Photo.
July 24, 2017
The Art of the Short Documentary Workshop at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, CO
Join Julie Winokur and I at Anderson Ranch Arts Center from July 24-28 for a workshop entitled “The Art of the Short Documentary” — Concept: Get a behind-the-scenes look at how to produce compelling, concise documentaries in this workshop that examines the art of the short documentary film. Most filmmakers...
July 11, 2017
52nd Anniversary of Medicare & Aging in America
52nd Anniversary of Medicare | July 30, 2017 On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law legislation that established the Medicare and Medicaid programs. For 50 years, these programs have been protecting the health and well being of millions of American families, saving lives, and improving...
June 12, 2017
Making A Short Documentary via CreativeLive
Julie Winokur and I are hosting Making A Short Documentary via CreativeLive in Seattle on June 12th-13th from 9:00am-4:00pm PDT. The class will be broadcast LIVE and will be available for $79 for on-demand access. The class will focus on production and creation of powerful stories, breaking down...
June 12, 2017
Talking Eyes Media: Multimedia Social Activism
LinkedIn Learning created a short documentary about how Talking Eyes Media came to be: Multimedia Social Activism “Ed Kashi—a leading voice in the photojournalism and visual storytelling community—always wanted to disappear as a photographer. Julie Winokur—an accomplished writer and filmmaker—has a penchant for words. Through Talking Eyes Media—a non-profit...
May 30, 2017
Bring It to the Table in Detroit, MI
Julie Winokur will be Bringin’ it to the Table at the Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference this June 1st. “The 2017 Conference Pillars are Restoring Civility in American Politics, Winning the Race in Connected Technology and Increasing Economic Opportunity. Restoring Civility in American Politics Encourage business and...
May 04, 2017
Collaborative Journalism Summit: Montclair State University, NJ
Julie Winokur of Talking Eyes Media, Newest Americans, & Bring It To The Table will be joining the panel of speakers at this year’s Collaborative Journalism Summit at Montclair State University. On May 4th & 5th, MSU brings together journalists, publishers, media executives & more to discuss the...
April 29, 2017
PureNonfiction LIVE at the Montclair Film Festival
Save the date! Julie Winokur and I will be joining Thom Powers in conversation for a live recording session of his podcast Pure NonFiction during the acclaimed Montclair Film Festival in Montclair, NJ. “Montclair-based documentary photographer Ed Kashi and filmmaker Julie Winokur (Talking Eyes Media) are married with two children,...
April 10, 2017
Newest Americans receives National Endowment for the Arts grant!
I am so excited to share that Newest Americans, a joint project between Julie Winokur, director of Talking Eyes Media, VII Photo & I, and Tim Raphael, Professor at Rutgers University-Newark, just received an National Endowment for the Arts (NEH link) grant that will support their collaborative documentary storytelling project about immigration...
April 01, 2017
Bring It to the Table on Huffington Post!
Bring It to The Table, produced by Talking Eyes Media, continues to garner national media attention and critical acclaim from across the political, academic and business spectrum. The Huffington Post yesterday featured Talking Eyes Media Executive Director Julie Winokur in an article about Doing Well By Doing Good. In...