Storytelling for Environmental Justice through the Lens of Social Media

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National Environmental Justice Conference and Training Program Presentation, March 12, 2015


<ul><li><p>When Environmental Justice Becomes a #Hashtag By Sherrell Dorsey</p></li><li><p>If you want to change the world, pick up your pen, and write. - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. </p></li><li><p>140 CHARACTERS OR LESSSignificance in StorytellingMaking the EJ story accessible, relatable and actionable Art of Inclusion and Consciousness in Social MediaWhen A Picture is Worth a Thousand Likes </p></li><li><p>Once we rid ourselves of traditional thinking, we can get on with creating the future James Bertrand</p></li><li><p>CASE STUDY: LITTERATI</p><p>Accountability | Literacy | Measurement | Voice | Impact</p></li><li><p>CASE STUDY: BROCCOLI CITY</p></li><li><p>All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. John Kenneth Galbraith</p></li><li><p>HOLY GRAIL: SEE CLICK FIXPOLICY</p><p>TECH SOCIAL NETWORKING </p><p> CIVIC ENGAGEMENT</p></li><li><p>Action Plan for Storytelling</p></li><li><p>The Future of EJ Storytelling</p></li><li><p>SHERRELL DORSEYTwitter/Instagram:</p><p>**Shannon</p><p>What would it say in 140 characters or less? Would it trend? Would it spark a movement? Grist and other content creators Environmental literacy as part of social change. New demographcs, etc **What does leadership look like in the future? Who will own the conversation? The influencers. Those closest to the painpoints that dont read policy papers. **Shannon**Shannon</p></li></ul>