The 2017-2018 academic year comes with some great news around the growth and vibrancy of Comparative Media Studies/Writing: we have welcomed three new faculty members into the fold.
We provide a bridge between technology and the humanities, by examining the social and cultural impact of the changing media landscape.
The MIT Graduate Program in Science Writing is a one-year program that leads to a Master of Science (SM) in Science Writing.
Master's thesis by Aswin Punathambekar S.M., Comparative Media Studies, 2003
Keywords: audiences, class, diaspora, ethnography, family, film, Hindi, immigration, India, Indian-American, popular culture, transnational
A theoretical framework and a set of analytical tools that might help us understand how Hindi films are watched in the Indian-American diaspora.
“Take a good look,” he said to his wife as they walked away from their house. “You will never see it again.”
The essays cover a wide and colorful array of subjects including pro wrestling, Doom, soap operas, baseball cards, karaoke, and Internet fandom.
Professor Henry Jenkins was recently the guest speaker in an Electronic Arts workshop designed to encourage and foster creative thinking within the company.
“The big news is the approval of Comparative Media Studies as the first interdisciplinary major at MIT.”
Jack Schofield talks to Henry Jenkins to find out why games are the new Goya.
By illuminating Sixth Generation Cinema, I aim to provide a glimpse into 1990s China where reforms have brought heartening as well as disturbing changes.