Details below on the 2010 Grassroots Radio Conference happening in Arcata, CA 5/13-16. There may be an opportunity to carpool with some folks from Making Contact and Freedom Archives. Contact Claude Marks < firstname.lastname@example.org> -mia
OPPORTUNITY! Each year the *Grassroots Radio Conference* is held in different cities across the U.S. In May it’ll be just up the road from the bay area in Arcata, California (4 hrs by car from Oakland)
Reg is $125 and includes 3 days of meals — single day reg avail too and Special registration for under 21 is $50
Financial assistance requests still being accepted. There is the Solidarity Fund for People of Color and the scholarship Fund for low-income folks.
Lot’s of hands on skills to learn and housing/crashing with friends of community radio there’s camping and the motels are $60 per night
Special Media Bus will be rolling through and Prometheus LP-FM micro radio building on site, plus more more more…. * SEE THE LINK FOR MORE DETAILS AND WORKSHOPS *(workshps soon to be posted) http://kmud.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=459&Itemid=184
KMUD’s Grassroots Radio Conference 2010, May 13th-16th in the Redwoods, is taking shape!
Laura Flanders has agreed to be a keynote speaker on Friday evening, May 14.
We’ll be showing on Friday evening the film: Un Poquito de Tanta Verdad (A Little Bit of So Much Truth) by Jill Freidberg. This documentary film highlights the key role of media in the Oaxaca uprising.
An initial list of workshops and events has just been posted to grc.kmud.org and includes a basic news training course.
Financial assistance requests received by April 1 receive maximum consideration. Donations are so welcome!
Workshop proposals are still very welcome.
Please register early if you’re coming! It would really help us.
Also, please help us spread the word.
Info on the conference is at grc.kmud.org
thanks, behr KMUD GRC Committee