At this year’s Sundance Film Festival, New School faculty from across the university are hosting a conversation: When Experimental Storytelling Provokes Social Inquiry. To join this influential talk, even if you aren’t in the mountains of Park City, UT, livestream from The New School website. Professors are coming
SMS Faculty Member Peter Asaro Featured Program Released on Sirius XM Radio, Coverage and Quotes from Recent Panel
For coverage on Peter Asaro’s recent panel as well as quotes, follow to these links: 1 2 In Fall 2018, Asaro did a PBS Program that was released on Sirius XM Radio which is now available as a podcast to stream
SMS Faculty Member Christiane Paul quoted in ‘The Guardian’ Article & Exhibition ‘Programmed’ at the Whitney Museum
Christiane Paul is quoted in The Guardian’s article Memes, technology and sci-fi: what to expect from art in the US in 2019, discussing exhibitions in the next 12 months that plan to share a wide selection of tech-related artwork, from Instagram inspired pieces to a history
Christiane Paul participates in a panel at the Chicago New Media Symposium in connection with the exhibition CHICAGO NEW MEDIA 1973 1992 on November 1 and gives a talk at the Print Screen Festival in Tel Aviv on November 3.
Media Studies faculty member Shannon Mattern has published a new short essay on the Kavanaugh-Blasey Ford hearing and its telegenic furnishings: desks, chairs, and hideous sconces. You’ll find “Testimonial Tables” in Avery Shorts, an email-based short-form publication from the Columbia Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and
Professor Nitin Sawhney has been awarded a grant from Faculty Fund for Multimedia Documentation of Engaged Learning
Professor Nitin Sawhney has been awarded a grant from Faculty Fund for Multimedia Documentation of Engaged Learning for the project Participatory Media Engagement and Learning with Arab-American Youth in Brooklyn
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
Public Seminar and Eugene Lang College Coalition Present: How to Get Organized: A Teach-In Friday, March 10, Noon – 5PM Starr Foundation Auditorium, University Center The purpose of the teach-in is to share experience from different kinds of political organizing (broadly understood). Each of our
The New School Libraries & Archives will have a trial subscription to Black Studies in Video (streaming video). The trial will run until 4/24/2017. Please use this link to access the content. Please submit any feedback you might have on this video collection via this form. This will help Libraries
MISSION & OBJECTIVE To showcase films which are centered around the theme of Linkages: Women, Their Families, Neighborhoods, and the Global Community, and to support the artistic development of Women filmmakers of African Descent by providing a supportive exhibition platform, offering stipends to participants, and
Faculty member Leslie McCleave’s feature documentary How Sweet the Sound — The Blind Boys of Alabama has five NY-area screenings as part of the ReelAbilities: NY Disability Film Festival. Leslie will be doing a Q&A following the screenings. Filmed over the course of ten years, How
riverSedge is a journal of art and literature with an understanding of its place in the nation. riverSedge exists to provide an outlet for writers and artists of excellence in the genres of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, dramatic writing, visual art, interviews, and critical reviews.
Career Services has moved the date of the Media Fair. It will now be held on April 27, 2017 from 1-4pm.
Media Studies Faculty Member and Director of the MA program, Vladan Nikolic will be moderating a panel on “Subjective/Objective: Versions of Reality 360 surround cinema and news, entertainment and advertising” as part of the The Immersive Storytelling Symposium this coming Sunday, Feb 5 at The
Media Studies faculty member, Michelle Materre collaborates with BAM on groundbreaking series, “Daughters of the Dust” with Pearl Bowser and Shola Lynch. It’s a look at the amazing array of films by Black women filmmakers, leading up to the historical theatrical release of “Daughters of
Media Studies Professor, Nitin Sawhney will join the “When Experimental Storytelling Provokes Social Inquiry” at Sundance Film Festival on Jan 22, 2017 at CINETRANSFORMER, 500 Main Street, Park City, Utah 84060 . It will be livestreamed from 11am onward. https://medium.com/@TheNewSchool/the-new-school-at-sundance-film-festival-2017-when-experimental-storytelling-provokes-social-9d20c8373184#.hhuhxf2tt
Shannon Mattern Delivers Conference Keynote and Public Lecture in Netherlands Media Studies faculty member Shannon Mattern recently delivered a keynote address (on the “small, moving parts” of information history) at the Digital Methods School at the University of Amsterdam. While in the Netherlands, she was also invited to
Sunday, January 15, 2017 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Adorama 42 W 18th St, New York, NY (map) This is part two of a two-part event on this date, please arrive early as seating may be limited. SUMMARY Media Studies Professor and Filmmaker, Vladan Nikolic
Media Studies Professor, Shannon Mattern has published an illustrated article on the history of the bookshelf for a special “storage” issue of Harvard Design Magazine, and her “Of Mud, Media and the Metropolis: Aggregating Histories of Writing and Urbanization” was included in a special “Mediated Geologies” issue
Media Studies professor, Peter Asaro was quoted in a Motherboard article, The Campaign to Stop Killer Robots Makes Incremental Progress at the UN on December 19, 2016: https://motherboard.vice.com/en_uk/read/the-campaign-to-stop-killer-robots-makes-incremental-progress-at-the-un
Media Studies Professor, Peter Asaro was interviewed twice recently by writers for the Future of Life Institute, who have also funded his research: http://futureoflife.org/2016/11/21/peter-asaro-autonomous-weapons/ http://futureoflife.org/2016/11/30/autonomous-weapons-interview-experts/ One of the interviews was picked up by Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/experts-weigh-in-on-autonomous-weapons_us_58409970e4b0b93e10f8e088
Formalism and Its Discontents, An Interdisciplinary Conference Center for Cultural Analysis, Rutgers University, 23-24 February, 2017 With keynote presentations by: Caroline Levine Professor of English and David and Kathleen Ryan Professor of Humanities Cornell University Author of Forms: Whole, Rhythm, Hierarchy, Network (Princeton University Press,
Updates from Media Studies Professor Amir Husak! Media Studies Professor, Amir Husak, released a a book that he edited together with Irfan Hosic, an art historian and professor based in Bosnia-Herzegovina. The 226-pages-long publication is titled “Crisis, Art, Action” (“Kriza, Umjetnost, Akcija” in orig.) and
The New School is renewing its historic commitment to continuing education through the creation of Open Campus. This strategic step will contribute to the development of our university in important ways: diversifying revenue streams to alleviate pressure on core programs; opening up access to new
Media Studies Professor, Christiane Paul is participating in the panels New Ways to See: Digital Art Criticism Now at the Whitney Museum and Public/Private | Debating Disruption: Has Technology Really Changed the Artworld? at Art Basel Miami this week.
#NODAPL: A Teach-In for Standing Rock EVENT IS SOLD OUT. PLEASE VIEW ON LIVESTREAM: https://livestream.com/TheNewSchool/A-Teach-In-For-Standing-Rock Friday, December 2, 2016 3:00–6:00 p.m. The Auditorium Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street New York, NY 10011 Check out the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1015111535267420/
The 22nd Annual Nantucket Film Festival has opened film submissions for its 2017 festival. The festival is rich in history with a focused mission to promote the cultural awareness and appreciation of the art of screenwriting in the world of cinema. For more information, visit the
Oaxaca FilmFest is proud to Present the Feature Script Concept Challenge. This event includes $15,000 worth of cash and prizes! FIRST PRIZE: $3,500 USD plus trip for two persons to Oaxaca FilmFest 2017 SECOND PRIZE: $1,500 USD plus trip for one person to Oaxaca FilmFest 2017 THIRD PRIZE: Trip
Students, faculty, and staff are invited to nominate outstanding teachers for the Distinguished Teaching Award and for the Award for Outstanding Achievements in Diversity and Social Justice Teaching. The Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes faculty across the university for excellence in teaching. The Award for Outstanding Achievements in Diversity and Social Justice Teaching recognizes faculty members who actively promote social justice through their teaching. You
Call for submissions for “Responsible Robotics” edition of the Journal of Ethics and Information Technology.
Call for Papers for a Special Issue with Ethics and Information Technology on “Responsible Robotics” Ethics and Information Technology is calling for the submission of papers to be considered for inclusion in a Special Issue on the responsible use of robotics to be edited by Aimee