Lisa Parks

Lisa Parks is Professor of Comparative Media Studies at MIT where she is Director of the Global Media Technologies and Cultures Lab. Before this, she worked as Professor of Film and Media Studies, and Department Chair, at UC Santa Barbara. She is a leading film and media scholar with interests in media history, science and technology … Read more

Katie Schuler

An advocate for the planet’s most at-risk species, Katie operates at the nexus between empathy and storytelling. More than a decade of filmmaking across six continents, Katie’s films explore how we live alongside nature, garnering accolades, accruing millions of views, and inspiring meaningful conservation victories. Her production company, Coral & Oak Studios, has partnered with … Read more