School of Media Studies Faculty Member, Lana Lin will showcase her film, The Cancer Journals Revisited, at BAMcinemaFest 2019 on June 16th at 2pm. The event will be held in the Peter Jay Sharp Building at BAM Rose Cinemas and will be followed by a Q&A with the director. The Cancer
Christiane Paul interviews pioneering digital artists for the Women in Technology Series of the TECHNYCAL podcast and gives talks on “Art in the Age of Ambient Intelligence” at Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art (June 10) and at Christie’s Art + Technology Summit: The AI Revolution (June 25).
Deanna passed away a year ago, on June 14, 2018, but her presence looms large, and her place is secure in our hearts. . . . A task that is to be left for a later time is a critical engagement with Deanna’s films, a giving
Urban Lab Films and Bertha DocHouse will host an evening of experimental urban documentaries at Curzon Bloomsbury to open the City, Essay, Film series Link to event > http://bit.ly/cityessayfilm1 City, Essay, Film is a series of events hosted by UCL Urban Laboratory to examine the concept and
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
Call for CUNY Faculty Applications: Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research Deadline to Apply: Mon, Sep 30, 2019. We are currently seeking 6 full-time CUNY Faculty Coleaders to participate in the Seminar on Public Engagement and Collaborative Research at the CUNY Graduate Center,
Professor Warner’s Media Sales and Sales Management Class Visits Google Professor Charles Warner’s Media Sales and Sales Management class, that meets on Tuesday evenings, visited the offices of Google in New York on Tuesday, April 23. Abby Jones, the sales lead for Google’s specialty retail vertical,
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
SMS Faculty Member David Lieberman has analysis/critique of CEO compensation on Variety’s annual money issue
David Lieberman has recent analysis/critique of CEO compensation at major media companies ran this week in Variety’s annual Money issue. It’s available online here
Facuty member Joel Neville Anderson’s article “Home Birth, World Cinema: Kawase Naomi’s Personal Filmmaking in Circulation” will be included in the upcoming special issue of Studies in Documentary Film, “First Person Documentary Practices in East and Southeast Asia: Performing Subjectivity, Memory Construction, and Social Intervention”
On March 30, 2019, Media Studies faculty Jean Oliver-Cretara performed in Amsterdam at the Right About Now Festival in Sye Elaine Spence’s multimedia experimental theatre piece “More”. She was also honored by the Noel Pointer Foundation for excellence in teaching and service to the community
Melissa Friedling, School Dean for SUS and Assistant Professor of Filmmaking, SMS, has been commissioned for the fifth consecutive year by New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) to produce video portraits of artists and patrons to be inducted and honored at the annual NYFA
Worldly World Orders: Building on the legacy of L.H.M. Ling Friday April 26 12:30 PM – 4:45 PM Starr Foundation Hall University Center, U L102 63 Fifth Avenue The India China Institute and the Julien J. Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs at the New School invites
SMS Faculty Peter Asaro was recently featured on an episode of The Good Code Postcast. Peter Asaro on Killer Robots: In this episode, we speak with Peter Asaro. He’s a Philosopher and the vice-chair and co-founder of the International Committee for Robot Arms Control. There, he
Carol Wilder and Peter Haratonik co-wrote Film and the New School: Passionate Provocateurs as part of the TNS Histories Website project.
SMS Faculty Member Peter Asaro Featured in Scientific American 60 Second Science Podcast, Yahoo! News Video Piece, and More
Press on SMS Faculty Member Peter Asaro: Featured in this Scientific American 60 Second Science podcast. Featured in this Yahoo! News video piece. PBS appearance on Story in The Public Square on YouTube.
TNS Media Management, Visiting Professor and Producer, Neyda Martinez, Garners Funding from Mayor’s Office Inaugural “Made in NY” Women’s Film, TV & Theatre Fund Awarded to Documentary Filmmaker and TNS Alum, Luz Marina Zamora On Tuesday, February 28th, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen and the Mayor’s Office
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 Peter Asaro at Recent Panel for American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
SMS faculty member Peter Asaro was featured at a recent panel for AAAS. Go through these for coverage on the panel as well as direct quotes by faculty member Asaro himself. 1 2 3 4
SMS Faculty Member Ekwa Msangi Selected for the Sundance Screenwriting Lab with her Project, “Farewell Amor”
Farewell Amor (U.S.A.) /Ekwa Msangi (writer/director): After 17 years in exile, Walter’s wife and daughter are reunited with him in the U.S., now absolute strangers. Crammed together in a tiny Brooklyn apartment, struggling to overcome the personal and political hurdles between them, they rely on the muscle
Click here to read and learn more about SMS faculty member Michelle Materre’s accomplished works and experiences in junction with film and pedagogy.
SMS Faculty Member Kathy Brew will be serving as a guest curator for her third year at MoMa’s Doc Fortnight 2019! The MoMa will be hosting Doc Fortnight 2019, their Festival of International Nonfiction Film and Media from February 21-28. The eight day series will
Faculty Member Ernesto Klar’s artwork “Invisible Disparities” is currently exhibited as part of “Queens International 2018: Volumes”
ERNESTO KLAR’s artwork “Invisible Disparities” is currently exhibited as part of “Queens International 2018: Volumes”, a biennial exhibition at the Queens Museum in New York City.
SMS Faculty Member Joel Schlemowitz has recently come out with a new book publication called, Experimental Filmmaking and the Motion Picture Camera. Experimental Filmmaking and the Motion Picture Camera is an introductory guide for practicing artists and filmmakers, ideal for students as well. For more information
The “Refugee Stories” project was created to bring a lens to the humanity of the refugee crisis. Each refugee story and experience is different; collectively, they show the resiliency and strength of the human spirit. With these interviews we are celebrating and memorializing these individual stories.
The documentary “A Call for Peace“ was screen at the UN on December 4th. It was edited by SMS Faculty Rafael Parra. Through a series of in-depth interviews with leading global peace negotiators, Foreign Ministers and world-renowned diplomats, the documentary uncovers the importance of human respect
Faculty member Shannon Mattern published a new article in The Atlantic. “A Map That Tracks Everything” examines new startups that aim to build blockchain-based cartographic systems that, they propose, would allow for myriad new “spatial verification” applications and perhaps even circumvent GPS.
Eugene Thacker, SMS Faculty, discusses the historical trajectory of pessimism, getting in touch with the shimmering failure of our meaningless existence, and why we keep teaching despite it all in a conversation with Meredith Graves in the Creative Independent.
Faculty member Shannon Mattern published a new essay, “Maintenance and Care,” in Places Journal. The essay examines the rise of interest in maintenance, repair, and care across scales of practice — from civil engineering and building maintenance, to appliance repair and data curation. In addition, she’ll be the