Here’s a playlist of videos of the songs that Nile Rogers & CHIC performed when they opened for Duran Duran in Minneapolis on July 23, 2016. They brought life affirming funk to the Xcel Center.
I have been awarded a research residency with Signal Culture, an experimental media art collaborative, where I will spend a week developing a class around media curation. See the HWS Daily update article here. Visit the Signal Culture site here.
Melanie E.S. Kohnen and I co-edited an edition of Cinema Journal Teaching Dossier on the intersections between Media Studies and Digital Humanities work. Media studies and Digital Humanities (DH) work share a range of intersecting concerns. Recent discipline wide discussions in Flow and Media Commons, as well as at the SCMS and MLA conferences, have emphasizedContinue reading “Co-edited Cinema Journal Teaching Dossier”
My course module was recently published in the winter 2015 volume of Teaching Media Quarterly. The article, “Progressive’s Flo: Convergence Brand,” investigates branding through a case study of Flo, the Progressive Insurance mascot. Teaching Media Quarterly is an online journal dedicated to circulating practical and timely approaches to media concepts and topics from a variety of disciplinaryContinue reading “Course module on Flo from Progressive published”
An essay of mine has been published in FLOW: A Critical Forum on Television and Media Culture. The essay was an invited contribution to their volume on public and digital pedagogies. You can view it here.
My experimental documentary Declaration of Sentiments Wesleyan Chapel is currently being screened as a part of the Habitats as Iterations film festival, which is a project of the Fingerlakes Environmental Film Festival. Here’s info on the festival: http://www.ithaca.edu/fleff/iterations/ Here’s the curator’s essay: http://www.ithaca.edu/fleff/iterations/curatoressay/ Here’s some language I have written about my work: Declaration of SentimentsContinue reading “Video included in Fingerlakes Environmental Film Festival Iterations as Habitats exhibition”
The Participatory Pedagogy event at SCMS 2015 was hugely productive and well-attended. I’ve just posted a slideshow of the event to the event webspace. Assets from the discussions will be posted soon!
I like to prep for a trip by downloading a bunch of apps that are specific to my destination. Here’s a list of the apps I downloaded for #SCMS2015 in Montreal. I haven’t tried them in action yet, because I’m not in Montreal, but I did some scanning through them to assess whether or notContinue reading “10 apps I downloaded for #SCMS2015”
Declaration of Sentiments 2015 This video was recorded in the historic Wesleyan Chapel at the National Women’s Rights Historical Park in Seneca Falls, NY. In the video, you can read along with a chorus of voices as they recite the Declaration of Sentiments, the foundational document of Women’s Suffrage. A series of still images recordContinue reading “Declaration of Sentiments 2015”