Creative Activism Class

Welcome to the Creative Activism Open Class

This class will explore the potentials of creative activism through enabling you to make media interventions in cultural, political and social debates. Throughout the 10 week class we will be exploring how media activists and campaigners have used their media knowledge, connections and skills to ask difficult questions, provoke debate and raise awareness of important issues and problems [...]

Getting Started With the Course

Here’s a video guide to this website to help you get started with the Creative Activism Course

#creativact

Use the #creativact hashtag on twitter, flickr, vimeo etc if you would like to engage and stay up to date with the Creative Activism Community.

Lectures, Workshops and Creative Tasks

During the class we will be developing a number of lectures, creative tasks and workshops exploring the potentials of creative activism. This includes lateral thinking sessions, the development of creative strategies and their fruition into media interventions that will hopefully create an impression, raise awareness and have some kind of impact on an issue you feel [...]

Aims of the Class

One little person, giving all of her time to peace, makes news. Many people, giving some of their time, can make history. – Peace Pilgrim This class aims to encourage our community to use their media knowledges and skills to practically address social issues in creative ways. It is an activity-led course- with participants undertaking [...]

Join Us

The class is open to all, so if you would like to join in then there are a number of ways you can get involved. Join us at the Peer 2 Peer University  Subscribe to the Creative Activism RSS Feed in a reader or by email Listen to our talks and lectures in Audioboo and iTunes [...]

Contribute

The Creative Activism (#creativact) class is being set up as a collaborative project with its community at its heart, so it is important that our participants have involvement from the start. We’re therefore keen on hearing from people who are interested in contributing to this project in a number of ways. While we are busy putting [...]