Department of Media, Culture, and Communication

Media, Culture, and Communication

News And Events

  • Steinhardt Doctoral Student Wins Council of Learned Societies’ Dissertation Competition
  • Tamara Kneese a doctoral student in Steinhardt’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, has been awarded the American Council of Learned Societies’ Dissertation Competition Fellowship. She is among four NYU graduate students to receive this honor. Kneese’s award-winning dissertation, “Digital … More
  • Inside Books: The Undersea Network by Nicole Starosielski
  • The Undersea Network By Nicole Starosielski Duke University Press, 2015 Despite our efforts to go “wireless,” we live in a world that is more wired than ever. Submarine cable systems — not satellites — are responsible for carrying 99 percent … More
  • OPPORTUNITY: Visiting Assistant Professor
  • The Department of Media, Culture, and Communication in the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development at New York University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor starting September 1, 2015. This is a one-year ... More
  • The Undersea Network
  • A new book by Nicole Starosielski examines the vast underwater infrastructure undergirding the world's Internet. In The Undersea Network Nicole Starosielski follows these cables from the ocean depths to their landing zones on the beaches of the ... More
  • MCC Research Fellow Awarded Funding for FemTechNet Collaboration
  • A collaboration that will include postdoctoral research fellow Seda Gurses has received funding from the Digital Media and Learning Trust Challenge, which aims to foster trust in online learning environments. Their Resilience Network: ... More
  • Two New Publications by Rodney Benson and Tim Wood
  • MCC Associate Professor Rodney Benson and doctoral student Tim Wood have authored two new research studies. Their article Who Says What or Nothing at All? Speakers, Frames, and Frameless Quotes in Unauthorized Immigration News in the United States, ... More
  • MCC Senior Wins Honorable Mention at National Hackathon
  • MCC senior Khalifa Niasse represented NYU at the 2015 Journalism School Hackathon co-hosted by PBS Media Shift and Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism. Khalifa, who was nominated by his MCC advisors, secured a ... More