CRDM Collaboration: Joel Schneier and Peter Kudenov publish together in Mobile, Media, and Communication

Joel Schneier and Peter Kudenov have published an article in Mobile Media & Communication titled "Texting in Motion: Keystroke logging and observing synchronous mobile discourse." The article, currently available Online First, discusses an experimental study that Joel and Peter designed to observe how people compose text messages in-the-moment. Using a GoPro camera, a spare smartphone, and a unique …

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JeongHyun Lee becomes ABD with Flying Colors!

Congratulations to JeongHyun Lee, ABD!  After passing her preliminary exams with flying colors, JeongHyun will be moving forward in her dissertation research. JeongHyun's research focus is digital memory pratices and posthumanism. Her dissertation will be a genealogical investigation of digital memory practices and posthuman subjectivation, “Time-machines: A genealogy of digital memory and posthuman subjectivation”. JeongHyun’s …

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CRDM Faculty and Students Attend Haraway Talk at Duke University

By Melissa Stone On Wednesday October 26th, Donna Haraway, Distinguished Professor Emerita in the History of Consciousness Department at UC-Santa Cruz, gave a presentation titled, “Making Oddkin: Telling Stories for Earthly Survival” as apart of the John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute Futures event series. Several members of the CRDM faculty and student body attended the …

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Justin Grandinetti is now ABD!

Congratulations to Justin Grandinetti, ABD who not only unconditionally passed his exams, but who also chose Option A for his written exams with no access to Internet or notes. Justin's committee, comprised of Adriana de Souza e Silva (chair), Chris Ingraham, Andrew Johnson, and Steve Wiley were extremely impressed with his exam performance. Justin's efforts will …

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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 Gwendolynne Reid, PhD

We’re pleased to announce that Gwendolynne Reid unconditionally passed her dissertation defense Monday morning, July 3. Gwendolynne’s dissertation is titled "Digital Writing in the Disciplines: Imagining Possibilities for Scholarship in the Context of the Digital." Her committee is comprised of Dr. Chris Anson and Dr. Carolyn Miller, Co-Chairs, Dr. Deanna Dannels, Dr. Susan Miller-Cochran, Dr. …

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