Lana Lin’s feature film, “The Cancer Journals Revisited,” which had its World Premiere at BAMcinemaFest this past summer, won the Favorite Experimental Film Award at BlackStar Film Festival and has been acquired by Women Make Movies. It will have its Los Angeles premiere at REDCAT,
Peter Asaro recently authored the following publications: “ AI Ethics in Predictive Policing: From Models of Threat to an Ethics of Care,” IEEE Technology & Society Magazine, Vol. 38, No. 2 (June 2019), pp. 40-53; “ What is an ‘AI Arms Race’ Anyway?,”I/S: A Journal
Joan Schuman was selected to be the 2019-2020 Mentor (along with two other radio artists Gregory Whitehead and Anna Friz) to guide the Inaugural Radio Artist Fellowship in a year-long engagement at Wave Farm’s Hudson Valley, NY, community radio art station, WGXC-FM.
Maya Montañez Smukler’s essay, “Hollywood Can’t Wait: Elaine May and the Delusions of 1970s American Cinema,” appears in ReFocus: The Films of Elaine May (Edinburgh University Press, 2019), the first ever edited collection of scholarship on filmmaker/playwright/performer/octogenarian Tony winner Elaine May.
Kathleen Rugh’s latest film “Winter’s First Moons” was screened at the Edinburgh International Film Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland in June 2019. Also, it will screen as part of the Experimental Superstars Festival in Novi Sad, Serbia in September 2019.
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
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
Christiane Paul presented at the 2019 Media Art Histories conference at Aalborg University, Denmark (August 19-23) and leads a panel at CODAsummit: The Intersection of Art, Technology and Place in El Paso, TX on October 3.
This post is part of the SMS Advising Series for New Students. All posts are designed and curated to make the lives of newly admitted students much easier. From academic resources to having a social life in NYC, we want to make sure that our
Our Late Deadline for film submissions is tomorrow, June 28 at 11:59PM PST! If you’re still a student, then we hope you consider submitting to our Narrative Student Short category this year. If you didn’t already know, students can save $10 off Film Competition entries by submitting directly through FilmFreeway using the promo code 19STUDENTS. CLICK
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
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
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
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