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.

January 23, 2018

Newest Americans Issue 06 launch

Newest Americans will release it’s long anticipated Issue 06 this coming Tuesday, January 23rd! Stay tuned for new and updated stories about arrivals to the United States, immigrant detention, family reunification, and more. The new issue will feature photo, audio, video, and essays; including our series on Immigrant Detention featuring...

October 18, 2017

States of Incarceration: Seeking Asylum, Resisting Detention – Group Exhibition

States of Incarceration: Seeking Asylum, Resisting Detention October 18th, 2017 – December 15th, 2017 Reception: Wednesday, October 18th, 6-8 PM Project For Empty Space Gateway Project Spaces 2 Gateway Center, #Newark www.projectforemptyspace.org Project for Empty Space in collaboration with the Humanities Action Lab (HAL), Newest Americans, Rutgers University-Newark’s Graduate Program in American...

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...

January 15, 2015

Haiti: 5 Years Later

Yesterday, PBS News Hour published a photo essay on Haiti’s reconstruction and where the earthquake victims stand, 5 years later. Featuring photographs by Ed Kashi (VII/Talking Eyes Media) shot for the American Jewish World Service, the essay depicts the hardships that continue to challenge the earthquake survivors. The article...

July 31, 2014

‘From Enemies to Allies’ on MSNBC

“Sometimes, innovative solutions to social challenges are born in the most unlikely places. In Kisumu, Kenya a surprising approach to HIV prevention relies on building bonds two unlikely groups: police officers and sex workers,” Julie Winokur of Talking Eyes Media (TEM) writes. Kisumu, Kenya has a history of police...

April 21, 2014

Bring It to The Table Premieres at 2014 Montclair Film Festival!

Talking Eyes Media (TEM) has announced that their film, Bring It to The Table will be premiering at Montclair Film Festival on Sunday May 4, 2014! The film will be showing at Clairidge Cinema 2 (486 Bloomfield Ave. in Montclair, N.J.) at 4:30pm. Tickets are selling fast, so be sure...

February 24, 2014

Book Launch Event: Gays in the Military

Vincent Cianni, photographer and Talking Eyes Media fiscal sponsee, is launching the publication of his book Gays in the Military (published by Daylight Books). Cianni’s Gays in the Military combines compelling photographs and interviews to create an important historical record of the struggles of gay and lesbian veterans and...

September 18, 2013


Come join Talking Eyes Media executive director, Julie Winokur at the PHOTOVILLE 2013 event in Brooklyn this Sunday. Julie will be giving a presentation about Talking Eyes Media’s recent project Bring It to The Table. Join the conversation by participating in live ‘Table Talks’, watching clips from the film, ...

Talking Eyes Media’s New Blog

Talking Eyes Media (TEM) has recently revamped their blog to include lots of exciting new material. They will be featuring  new categories including: Eyes on This, Field Notes, Industry News & Opportunities, Production Tips, and TEM News. Seeking to engage fellow film lovers in the community, the expanded content...

June 21, 2013

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