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Building Narrative

BY SAMANTHA SHEEHAN
@ VOL 21 ON JUL 14, 2016

Photographer Samantha Sheehan discusses narrative building and her process for picture making. In this presentation, she highlights photographs from several different portrait-based series she's developed over the past 8 years.

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A Lifetime of Change. Really?

BY SCOTT CAMPITELLI
@ VOL 21 ON JUL 14, 2016

Scott Campitelli talks about growing up in the 60s and 70s and looking back at surprising, significant punctuations in life. And without nostalgia, he reflects on the long span of political and social change, or lack of it, from the 80s to the present, and where that brings each of us today. Scott is a writer, public media advocate, and storyteller based in Burlington, Vermont.

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An Aesthetic Language

BY JUDE DOMSKI
@ VOL 21 ON JUL 14, 2016

Photographer Jude Domski shares her aesthetic language of photography and reflects on the trajectory of her career from photographing celebrities to her current work based in Vermont.

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Media Literacy For Everyone

BY BILL SIMMON
@ VOL 21 ON JUL 14, 2016

Bill Simmon talks about the power of community-made media, and the dangers of NOT making media. Simmon is a filmmaker, writer, media educator, community/social/new media evangelist based in Burlington, Vermont.

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Roominations

BY MICHAEL WISNIEWSKI
@ VOL 20 ON MAY 12, 2016

Michael Wisniewski works as an architect in Burlington, Vermont at Duncan Wisniewski architecture. In this presentation, Mr. Wisniewski shares a photography project in which he explores the nuanced interaction between the natural world and his bedroom.

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I See Fish People

BY BEN MADDOX
@ VOL 19 ON MAR 10, 2016

Underwater photographer and videographer Ben Maddox shares images from his TV series "I See Fish People," which features footage of freshwater fish in the lakes, rivers and other waterways of Vermont.

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Photographing Ice

BY MARILYN MADDISON
@ VOL 19 ON MAR 10, 2016

Explore the world of ice. For photographer Marilyn Maddison, the camera is like an appendage and her eyes are programmed to see the world in photographs. It is a compelling way to be oriented in this world. Marilyn's particular affinity to abstract photography as well as a passion for photographing Ice leads her to find a way to share her visions with the world.

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The Net of Wonder

BY SUSANNE SCHMIDT
@ VOL 19 ON MAR 10, 2016

Beginning with a quote from Jacque Cousteau, Vermont storyteller Susanne Schmidt reflects on her lifelong love of the ocean and what it has meant to multiple generations of her family.

Susanne Schmidt is a storyteller, comedian, event producer and licensed clinical mental health professional. She is a member of the Vermont Comedy Divas and has performed widely across the U.S.

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Art Within Site

BY MILTON ROSA-ORTIZ
@ VOL 17 ON SEP 24, 2015

Milton Rosa-Ortiz is an artist focusing on sculpture and site-specific installations. Originally from Puerto Rico, he recently moved to Burlington after having lived in Brooklyn.

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The Burlington Edible History Tour

BY ELISE GUYETTE
@ VOL 17 ON SEP 24, 2015

Gail Rosenberg and Elise Guyette present on the Burlington Edible History Tour, which connects the history of Burlington's early ethnic groups to their food traditions. The 2-mile walking tour visits key historic sites in Burlington and samples food at 5 restaurants.

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Tales and Images from the Other Side

BY JEAN LUC DUSHIME
@ VOL 17 ON SEP 24, 2015

Jean Luc Dushime is a storyteller working primarily in the mediums of photography and filmmaking. In this presentation, he shares photos and experiences from his recent travels to Africa and India.

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Ways of Communicating

BY EMILY ANDERSON
@ VOL 9 ON FEB 15, 2013

Emily Anderson presents VSA Vermont's Awareness Theater Company, and describes Mark Utter's "I am in here." filmmaking project. She also shares her early experiences with alternative communication.