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Shannon Mattern Published “Closet Archive”

Faculty member Shannon Mattern published “Closet Archive” (Places Journal), an essay on the history of the closet, where, for centuries, we’ve stored our dead media; made new media; incubated epiphanies, dreams, fears; and negotiated identities. The Paris Review featured the essay in its recommended reading.

Faculty Member Shannon Mattern’s Recent Article Translated Into Three Languages; Talks at MIT and PSU

Shannon Mattern’s “A City Is Not a Computer,” which she published in February in Places Journal, has been translated and republished in Portuguese (for the activist organization Instituto Intersaber), German (for the Vienna-based dérive: Zeitschrift für Stadtforschung), and French (for the international newspaper Courrier International). She’ll also be presenting a talk,

Christiane Paul participates in a Panel at “A Becoming Resemblance”

Christiane Paul participates in a panel accompanying Heather Dewey-Hagborg’s and Chelsea Manning’s exhibition “A Becoming Resemblance” at Friedman Gallery, NYC, on 9/5  and in the Symposium “Beyond Grammatron: 20 Years Into the Future” at the British Computer Society, London, on 9/15. For more information click the links!

Faculty Member Mario Paoli Performance Dates

Faculty Member Mario Paoli Will be directing and performing an arrangement for phonograph, laptops+, nylon string guitar +, projected visuals+, and live analog and digital processing… with the Signal-To-Noise Ensemble in Trenton, NJ. With very special guests: Karl Fury: nylon string guitar and Jim Tuite:

New Issue of Immediacy Is Out

Please find here the new issue of Immediacy:   http://immediacy.newschool.edu In addition to works by some TNS students, we had submissions from students at the following universities: Simon Fraser University, UC-Santa Cruz, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, Ramon Llull University in Barcelona, Spain, among others. Our students:

Designing Engaged Learning Project Showcase

Projects showcase of Designing Engaged Learning studio. Co-taught with Pauline Gourlet, a visiting researcher completing her doctoral work in France and SMS Professor Nitin Sawhney. It’ll be an informal pop-up exhibit of emerging projects by students in Media Studies, Milano and Parsons on Thursday4pm-6pm on the 6th

Prof. Nitin Sawhney Presents New Project: OBJECT AMERICA

OBJECT AMERICA The Observational Practices Lab, Parsons, will launch a multi-phase project and investigation, OBJECT AMERICA, to explore the idea of “America” through objects, using experimental collaboration and comparative research (involving both students and professionals in various fields).  The project is led by Selena Kimball and Pascal Glissmann,

TWO MAD MEN TV: Professor Mort Scharfman’s Production Company

Media Studies Professor Mort Scharfman’s production company, TWO MAD MEN TV, specializes in the latest and booming TV genre, Branded Entertainment Content. It’s a hybrid of a sitcom and an infomercial Scharman has copyrighted called the “Sitcommercial.” The first such half-hour show is now in post-production. Check out the website here!

MEDIAxWOMEN honors Carol Wilder

Join us for a behind the scenes presentation by acclaimed filmmaker Carol Wilder, screening of her Puttin’ on the Dog documentary short with Q& A session. A media creatives networking soiree to follow. To RSVP Click Here About the film: Malcolm Sidney wasn’t any ordinary

Shannon Mattern Publishes New Article, Gives Two Talks

Faculty member Shannon Mattern recently published an interview with Ben Vershbow, former director of NYPL Labs, in Urban Omnibus. She also served as one of three invited speakers at the national academic librarians’ conference in Baltimore on March 23, and on March 31 she’ll be talking about information architectures at the Yale School