Leicester Stories Community Reporters Club Registration Thursday 29th July

This coming week, at the Leicester Stories Community Reporters Club, we will be recording a round table podcast, which we will share on the Leicester Stories website, with the aim of discussing what is meant by Building Back Better here in Leicester?

  • What does Build Back Better mean in practice for people living and working in a highly multi-cultural, multi-ethnic, multi-racial city?
  • Is Build Back Better just a slogan, or is there some structure and weight behind it?
  • If there is a better term, what is it?
  • Change is at the centre of the Building Back Better ethos, but what kind of change are we talking about?
  • What is the idea of change associated with Building Back Better based on?
  • Has this been a practical discussion, or is it just an opportunity for lots more talk?
  • Are there things that have been adopted and put into practice that point in the direction of practical changes we can make?
  • What have been the reactions to those practices, and are the changes making real and lasting differences?

If you have or want to gain experience facilitating positive social change, it would be great to talk about this with you, and to hear your ideas, concerns and observations about how we can use our media to contribute to the changes we would like to see.

Leicester Stories Community Reporters Club

 Registration is closed for this event
Are you interested in telling stories of positive social change in Leicester? Are you interested in getting experience in creating media that media is inclusive, creative and acts as a space for dialogue? Are you interested in making and sharing DIY media in order to tell stories about our sense of belonging, identity and the issues that shape our lives in our communities and our neighbourhoods? Leicester Stories Community Reporters Club is a weekly meet-up where people who are interested in making media for positive social change can get together to share their ideas and experiences.
Leicester Stories is hosting a Community Reporters Club over the summer.
The next session is Thursday 29th July, 10am - 12pm at the Documentary Media Centre.
Do you want to take your DIY media skills to the next level and help your community group or people in your neighbourhood improve how they tell stories about our lives, where we belong, and what will help us to build back better from the pandemic?
This week we are recording a round-table podcast discussion about what it means to Build Back Better here in Leicester.
The club is a chance to meet like-minded people who have an interest in community-focussed communications, and who are active in supporting our communities by improving how we share information, news and foster discussion.
We'll consider the following topics and how to get the most from them:
  • Blogging
  • Photography
  • Radio
  • Reporting
  • Podcasting
  • Soundwalks
  • Social Media
  • Storytelling

The club is free, but we have a limit of twelve places each week, so it's welcome if you can register in advance.

It's over eighteen years old only, and we will be applying social distancing measures as required.

July 29th, 2021 10:00 AM through 12:00 PM
Documentary Media Centre
14 Northampton Street
Leicester, LEC LE1 1PA
United Kingdom
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Mobile: 07482359511
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