The Department of Media, Culture, and Communication seeks a beginning assistant professor (tenure track) who specializes in contemporary media, identity formation, and social activism in African-American and/or other African Diaspora communities. More
Professor Siegert comes to NYU as the 2015 Phyllis and Gerald LeBoff Visiting Scholar. He will teach a four-week graduate seminar entitled Cultural Techniques. This is also the title of Siegert's forthcoming book.
Bernhard Siegert is the Gerd ... More
The Information Law Institute at NYU is accepting applications for research fellowships in the area of information law and policy to begin in Fall 2015. The initial fellowship term is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. ... More
An issue of the Journal of Visual Culture dedicated to Internet Memes includes an article by doctoral student Patrick Davison entitled Because of the Pixels: On the History, Form, and Influence of MS Paint.
Davison provides a history of Microsoft's ... More
MCC Professor Helen Nissenbaum was part of a panel of experts at a briefing this week on cyber security for Foreign Press sponsored by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Public Affairs and the New York University Polytechnic School of ... More
Associate Professor Susan Murray has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for 2015-16 for her book project (under contract with Duke University Press) Brought to You in Living Color: A Cultural History of American ... More
When James Stanley is not revising a chapter of his dissertation, he can be found starring in the new play Straight White Men at The Public Theater. The show, which chronicles a reunion of three middle-age brothers returning to the family home for ... More