Chen Chen, ABD, takes on KairosCamp!

This summer, CRDM candidate Chen Chen was accepted to the National Endowment for the Humanities Institute for the Advanced Topics in Digital Humanities Workshop (aka. KairosCamp!) held in West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV. This competitive institute was led by Dr. Cheryl Ball at West Virginia University and Dr. Doug Eyman from George Mason University, …

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We have a new doctor in the house: Dr. Jason Buel!

Many congratulations to Dr. Jason Buel on the successful defense of his dissertation, "Whose Screens? Our Screens! Digital Documentary and Social Activism." Jason's dissertation examines the politics of nonfiction digital video in the context of three contemporary social movements: Black Lives Matter, Maidan, and Idle No More. His work draws from assemblage theory and affect …

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Congratulations to Jessica Elam-Handloff, ABD!!!

Third-year CRDM student, Jessica Elam-Handloff, successfully passed her preliminary exams today. Jessica's committee is chaired by Dr. Steve Wiley, joined by Drs. Chris Ingraham, Andrew Johnston, and Nick Taylor. Jessica’s dissertation will draw on concepts from Foucault, Kittler, Guattari, and Deleuze to develop a genealogy of media technologies and war gaming, from World War II …

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