Spring 2017 Update: Interview with Henry Jenkins, SCMS Digital Humanities and Videographic Criticism SIG, Upcoming Speaking Events

A couple quick updates: First, Henry Jenkins has begun posting an interview I did with him about my book and videographic criticism at his website.  You can find it here.  Henry has been one of my biggest cheerleaders and a professional hero since I was an undergrad and asked to read his piece on the […]

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Spring 2017 Update: WATCHMEN and a Colloquium at UW-Milwaukee

A couple short and quick updates: Our “In Focus” section on Watchmen has finally hit the pages of Cinema Journal!  You can read it here. Related, many of the contributors wrote capsules for In Media Res this past week to tie into the “In Focus.”  You can find them here. Finally, I’ve been asked by my former Professors at UW-Milwaukee to […]

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Course Syllabi for Spring 2017: American Film History and Concepts in Classical Film

Below are two rough drafts of two courses for my Spring 2017 semester.  I’m also in the process of prepping my Emerging Media Production (Documentary and Videographic Criticism) syllabus, so stand by for that in the New Year.  Open to questions and comments! American Film History (15 Weeks, Introductory Course for Non-Majors) Concepts in Classical […]

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2016: Year in Review

While 2016 has been a bit of a dumpster fire in many ways – from the loss of David Bowie and Prince to the election – I wanted to take a moment to summarize what might be one of the most productive years I’ve had as a scholar. First, given the aforementioned dumpster fire and […]

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Summer 2016 Update

Dear all, Since I deleted my Academia.edu account over the ethics of their practices (see this article at Inside Higher Ed), my tabs for syllabi and publications were not functioning.  I’ll post my Fall 2016 syllabi when I get them finalized and – if you’re interested in courses I’ve taught in the past (see the C.V. […]

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