Archive for January, 2010

Cake Walk

Friday, January 29th, 2010

Digital story about digital storytelling (draft)

Yellowcake Is Not Green

Friday, January 1st, 2010

Video features the health and ecological costs of uranium mining by Australian-based Paladin in Malawi, Africa. Created for class project, Culture and the Environment, Anthropology Department, University of Colorado, Denver, fall 2009.

Teri Hauser (TeriBH@comcast.net) producer

Marty Otañez (marty.otanez@ucdenver.edu) instructor

Nuclear Fuel Chain

Friday, January 1st, 2010

Examination of the life cycle of the nuclear fuel chain focusing on extraction of uranium, processing, transportation, use and disposal. Mining companies such as Paladin (Australia) harm communities and ecologies in Malawi and other countries where they source yellowcake for nuclear fuel and weapons. Created for class project, Culture and the Environment, Anthropology Department, University of Colorado, Denver, fall 2009

Karen Wurzburger (karenwurz@gmail.com) producer

Marty Otañez (marty.otanez@ucdenver.edu) instructor

There Is No Such Thing As Safe Radiation

Friday, January 1st, 2010

Video about the harmful effects of radiation and uranium mining. Music: “Country Boy,” by Chris Busby. Video created for class project, Culture and the Environment, Anthropology Department, University of Colorado, Denver, fall 2009.

Monica Fullmer (monica.l.fullmer@gmail.com), producer

Marty Otañez (marty.otanez@ucdenver.edu), instructor

Knights of Glowing Harm

Friday, January 1st, 2010

Visual project about Australian-based Paladin and its uranium mining activities in Malawi, Africa. Project presents a critique of Paladin’s corporate social responsibility schemes in Malawi. Created with Animoto for class project, Culture and the Environment, Anthropology Department, University of Colorado, Denver, fall 2009.

Andrew Blunck (andrew.blunck@email.ucdenver.edu), producer

Marty Otañez (marty.otanez@ucdenver.edu), instructor