Please use about 1,000 words (4 double-spaced pages) to answer a couple of these questions. Please do not cover things we can find on your resume. It would be great to also state why you wish to come to ITP.
Who are your most valued collaborators? What is it that you value about them?
What people, groups, or community do you care about most? What are the major challenges they face? How do you currently work toward their benefit? How would you like to in the future?
What failure have you learned the most from? What would you do differently and why?
Identify a topic or thing you would like to learn about. How do you learn best? What are the best assignments you've been given in the past?
What do you do about people who disagree with you? Can you use new technologies to change minds? What are the difficulties and opportunities for finding agreement in your media ecosystem?