Programme: Monday 13th November

Community Media Cafe If you were involved in Citizens Eye between 2008-2014, please drop in and ‘share’ your memories on the virtual Museum of Community Media timeline. The Museum of Community Media archive covers 7 years of Leicester’s social history (2008-2014) through the content of community media organisation, Citizens Eye. 10.30am-11.30am The Chapel Cafe, Bishops Street, Leicester LE1 6AF. MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)…

Programme: Monday 27th November

Community Media Cafe If you were involved in Citizens Eye between 2008-2014, please drop in and ‘share’ your memories on the virtual Museum of Community Media timeline. The Museum of Community Media archive covers 7 years of Leicester’s social history (2008-2014) through the content of community media organisation, Citizens Eye. 10.30am-11.30am The Chapel Cafe, Bishops Street, Leicester LE1 6AF. Museum of Community Media…

Programme: Day 20 Doc Media Month

Sunday 20th Visit the ‘pop-up’ Museum of Community Media on Universal Children’s Day as we look back over 7 years (2008-2014) of Leicester’s social history through the content of community media organisation, Citizens Eye. UK Premiere of US feature documentary ‘Smithsonian, Arts of the Monsoon’ from CFR Media, Salt Lake City, Utah. Screening starts at 2pm.…

Programme: Day 19 Doc Media Month

Saturday 19th Visit the ‘pop-up’ Museum of Community Media as we look back over 7 years (2008-2014) of Leicester’s social history through the content of community media organisation, Citizens Eye. This ‘pop-up’ display hosted at the Doc Media Centre will see children leading the workshops and curating content as part of the 2016 Kids in Museums…

Programme: Day 18 Doc Media Month

Friday 18th 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival documentary film showcase to mark Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016. 1pm, ‘Walk the Talk’ (16 min) – in August 2015, a group of volunteers walked from Leicester to London to raise awareness around the social policies that impact on psychological distress, particularly within the homeless population. The short film shows what they did and their subsequent meeting…

Programme: Day 5 Doc Media Month

Saturday 5th Doc Media exhibition – includes 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival documentary film showcase.   Join us as we set up the 8mm and 16mm cine projectors with a selection of films including Winston Churchill, John F Kennedy and Unicef. Also the newly arrived 35mm Hanimex slide projector. 12-4pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross

Project: Museum of Community Media

The Museum of Community Media is the archive site for the Citizens Eye community media project. Each image links to a social media channel used between 2008-2014. The ultimate aim is to build a searchable archive of Leicester’s social history through social media. Email johnwcoster@gmail.com for specific enquiries.