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Ten Years of Creating Moving Images The Spelman College Digital Moving Image Salon is celebrating a decade of interactive creativity. The program has been a catalyst encouraging students to explore interests, satisfy curiosities, and create documentaries about homelessness, women of color in the military, foster parenting, activism, surviving … [Read more...]

Women’s Tech Fest Expands Digital Diversity

From left to right: Sabrina Harvey, Kimberly Bryant, Ayoka and Ashia Sims.

The Women Interactive Creative Technology Festival is based on three pillars: interact, inspire and educate. The second annual conference, geared toward women of color who are digital content creators, will return to Spelman College Nov. 9, 2013. This year’s theme will explore “digital citizenship” and how engagement in the digital sphere has … [Read more...]

Digital Showcase: Black Female Superhero Solves Social Issues

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What would happen if the societal issues affecting women put other planets at risk? Well, of course, HER, a Black female superhero, would swoop in with a plan to save the universe. HER is central to HERadventure, a science fiction-based, multimedia platform project that interweaves virtual worlds, digital  and social media to create a gaming and … [Read more...]