The 11th Annual Northeast Historic Film Summer Symposium will run July 22-24 in Bucksport, Maine. Registration by July 12 (today) is required, and is open to media professionals, teachers, students and the public. Presentations will explore how amateur and noncommercial filmmakers around the world have created a wide range of representations of Indigenous peoples and cultures (program PDF). One highlight is the Saturday afternoon closing session on Language Keepers, an NSF-funded Documenting Endangered Languages Program.
The Penn Museum has announced its fall 2010 Exhibition Schedule. Events include an extension of Righteous Dopefiend: Homelessness, Addiction and Poverty in Urban America, by AAA members Philippe Bourgois and Jeff Schonberg, through May 2, 2011.