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NEW Faculty Profile: Fabiola Hanna

On behalf of the School of Media Studies here at The New School, we’d like to welcome our new faculty member, Fabiola Hanna, who joins us this semester as Assistant Professor of Emerging Media. Fabiola will be teaching Media Practices: Design and Designing Methods for

SMS Faculty Member Josh Scannell Featured on We Be Imagining Podcast

Assistant Professor of Digital Media Theory at New School’s School of Media Studies and author of This is Not a Minority Report: Predictive policing and population racism, Joshua Scannell joins the WBI show. How do calls for police transparency miss the ways predictive policing claims

Professor Sumita Chakravarty’s MigrationMapping.org is Now Listed by the New School Library

Media Studies faculty member Dr. Sumita Chakravarty’s website, https://migrationmapping.org is now listed by the New School Library at: http://guides.library.newschool.edu/az.php MigrationMapping.org is an online database designed to explore the intersections of media and migration. Its aim is to track, and enable, conversations between media technologies, forms, and practices and

Read Professor Amir Husak’s Latest Article, GEORGE FLOYD IS EVERYWHERE

George Floyd is everywhere: https://kosovotwopointzero.com/en/george-floyd-is-everywhere/   Amir Husak, Director of Graduate Certificate in Documentary Media Studies & Assistant Professor of Media Studies, recently penned his perspective for Kosovo 2.0. In light of Black Lives Matter protests in the U.S., the article looks at state-sanctioned racialized violence

NEW Staff Profile: Christelle Petit-Homme

On Behalf Of The School Of Media Studies here at The New School, we’d like to welcome Christelle Petit-Homme who joins us as the Assistant Director of Student Affairs.  To welcome her to The New School, we asked Christelle a few questions. Join us in

Christiane Paul Featured in Issue of American Book Review, in New Documentary, and Moderates Upcoming Panel

A conversation between Christiane Paul and Paolo Cirio on “Sociality and Technology for Social Manipulation” is featured in the print and online issue of the American Book Review Vol. 40. Christiane is also interviewed in the new documentary Marcel Duchamp: Art of the Possible and is moderating a panel at CODASummit 2019: Art, Technology +

NEW Faculty Profile: Josh Scannell

On behalf of the School of Media Studies here at The New School, we’d like to welcome our new faculty member, Josh Scannell, who joins us this fall as Assistant Professor of Media Studies. Josh will be teaching Media Theory and Media Criticism during the

“Through Her Eyes: The Personal Is Political”

Please join us for series of features, presented at “Through Her Eyes: The Personal Is Political”  featuring the new documentary feature by our own  Media Studies part-time faculty member, Savanna Washington “Playing Frisbee in North Korea”  See details below! FIND TICKETS HERE

SMS Faculty Member Peter Asaro Spring 2019 Highlights

Asaro, P. (2019) “AI Ethics in Predictive Policing: From Models of Threat to an Ethics of Care,” IEEE Technology & Society Magazine, (forthcoming). Asaro, P. (2019) “Algorithms of Violence: Critical Social Perspectives on Autonomous Weapons,” Special Issue on Algorithms, Social Research, (forthcoming). Asaro, P. (2019) “What is