The local news outlets covered both my March speaking tour and my upcoming talk on race and Hollywood at TAMUT. I’ll also be leading a book club discussion of Love and Rockets immediately after the PLACE Hollywood talk on Tuesday April 11th. You can find out more about that here. AdvertisementsRead more "News Coverage of My March on the Road, Upcoming Speaking Events"
Here are the three figures discussed in my chapter on Star Wars and transmedia play. Figure 1: The Star Wars Arcade Cabinet Figure 2: Luke Skywalker’s Targeting Computer in A New Hope Figure 3: The Star Wars Arcade GameRead more "Star Wars and Transmedia Play Figures"
You can now find all four parts of my interview with Henry Jenkins at the below links: Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four You can also find the interview and accompanying videographic work for my book Panel to the Screen at my Facebook page. Also, because I’ve been getting far too many requests and questions […]Read more "The Complete Henry Jenkins Interview, Top 250 Film Canon"
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 […]Read more "Spring 2017 Update: Interview with Henry Jenkins, SCMS Digital Humanities and Videographic Criticism SIG, Upcoming Speaking Events"
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 […]Read more "Spring 2017 Update: WATCHMEN and a Colloquium at UW-Milwaukee"
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 […]Read more "Course Syllabi for Spring 2017: American Film History and Concepts in Classical Film"
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 […]Read more "2016: Year in Review"