During the pandemic, Matthew Ray, MA Media Studies, ’21, and other queer creatives interviewed other LGBTQIA folks on topics like their business, dating life, pop culture loves, and evolving social habits. They’ve packaged the interviews into a new podcast, Queerona.
Guillermina Zabala Suarez has been selected as the first recipient of the Bishwanath and Sandhya Sinha Memorial Fellowship in Media Studies for the academic year 2020 – 2021. Guillermina is a second year student in the masters program with a strong interest in social justice issues, human
Jiji Majiri Ugboma, MS Media Management ’21, recently wrote a feature article for Eater/Vox on the ongoing feud among Nigerians and Ghanians about Jollof Rice — a dish native to West Africa. She also explores the history of Jollof and its cultural significance.
Graduate student Michèle Marie Eyenga recently launched the Kickstarter for her project, Resiliency Magazine. Click here to learn more.
Recent Media Studies MA grad Juan José Alomía penned a piece for Cinema Tropical titled Controversial Executive Order Raises Red Flags for Ecuador’s Film Community.
Gabriel Torres’ (BPATS BS-LIberal Studies ’20, Incoming Media Studies Student) “Distant Bodies” Premieres June 27th
“Distant Bodies” is a double season project inspired by the concept of an exquisite corpse. Through an open call, Gabriel G Torres, The Tank NYC, and The LBGT Community Center curated a list of artists to create collective poems and generate individual content from those poems.
Ever Bussey, MA Media Studies, Working as Graduate Research Assistant on Building the People’s Internet
EVER BUSSEY, MA Media Studies ‘20, is currently working as a graduate research assistant on Building the People’s Internet, a Digital Equity Lab project in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, looking to explore the potential of establishing reliable, wireless internet to vulnerable communities.
Vibe Magazine premiered the Music Video for Artist DanteWuzHere which was filmed by students from the School of Media Studies at The New School. The visual is a take on the turbulent sociopolitical landscape of the country. The official music video makes use of appealing aesthetics to narrate the
Dasha Kova, Media Studies + Media Management Certificate ’17 and Media Studies Student Service Award Winner ’17, featured in Bushwick Daily
Dasha Kova, Media Studies + Media Management Certificate ’17 and Media Studies Student Service Award Winner ’17, was recently featured in Bushwick Daily for the work she’s doing that is aimed at changing mainstream media. She also had the opportunity to produce a music video for Salt Cathedral. During the production,
Two students from the MS Media Management program, Eliya Raza Shamsi and Ponvishal Chidambaranathan have launched a Kickstarter Campaign to fund a digital production house. With this initiative, they want to tell stories of rural communities in India and Pakistan through authentic and more representative
Our Media Studies Grad – Jamila Daniel, just received her first writing credit on a major, episodic television show, “Chicago Fire” on NBC-TV. She’s been out in LA for the last several years making an impact in network television as a woman of color, and
Andrea Avidad, a Grad Student enrolled in the MA Media Studies program, is currently writing her thesis under the supervision of Lana Lin. She’s has been selected to present her thesis at the Western University in Canada. The conference is titled ‘INWARD OUTWARD: (DE)CONSTRUCTING EXPERIENCES