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October 6-8, 2022, join a forum for diverse constituencies to express their views and to showcase ﬁndings on videography as a creative tool in the quest for social justice.
Comparative Media Studies and Writing subjects and schedules.
Thesis by Aswin Punathambekar S.M., Comparative Media Studies, 2003
Topics: 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.