This website serves as a hub for connecting faculty and students engaged in the study of media and technology at Cornell. Media Studies at Cornell occurs in a number of unique disciplines, and this site seeks to both identify the variety of approaches to the study of media, and bring together the intellectual interests that unite faculty and students across the disciplinary divides.
By: Sherrie Negrea, Cornell Chronicle March 22, 2017 Individuals and corporations contribute more money to charitable organizations than they ever have before. Is this golden age of gift-giving a positive or negative force in modern culture? For Timothy Campbell, professor of Romance studies in the College of Arts and Sciences, the answer is complex and … Continue reading “New book proposes alternative forms of generosity”
By: Joe Wilensky, Cornell Chronicle March 7, 2017 Trevor Pinch, the Goldwin Smith Professor of Science and Technology Studies, spent the fall 2016 semester on sabbatical at Cornell Tech in New York City, where he began conducting research with the Connective Media hub, which focuses on social technologies and the role of new media. It was … Continue reading “‘Radical collaboration’ through machine learning”
By: Lindsey White, Department of Performing and Media Arts February 28, 2017 Austin Bunn, an assistant professor in the Department of Performing and Media Arts, is nominated for an Audio Publishers Association Audie® Award for his short-story collection The Brink: Stories (published by Blunder Woman Productions via ACX). The audiobook, narrated by Austin Bunn, Luke Daniels, Tanya Eby, … Continue reading “PMA professor a finalist for Audio Publishers Association Audie Award”