Monthly Archives: March 2011

Jay Rosen and C.W. Anderson in Dialogue at the Graduate Center

Wednesday March 23rd, 6:30PM
CUNY Graduate Center Room C198
365 5th Ave

The Digital Studies Seminar at the CUNY Graduate Center’s Center for the Humanities will be hosting a dialogue between journalism scholars Jay Rosen and C.W. Anderson entitled “The People Formerly Known as the Audience: Five Years Later.” The conversation will focus on how the changes in media audiences articulated in Rosen’s influential post “The People Formerly Known as the Audience” have further transformed over the last five years.

Participants: Jay Rosen, Associate Professor NYU, C.W. Anderson, Assistant Professor College of Staten Island/CUNY
Moderator: Michael Mandiberg, Assistant Professor College of Staten Island/CUNY, member of the Digital Studies Group

Recommended Readings:

  1. Jay Rosen, “The People Formerly Known as the Audience
  2. The press release summary of “New Voices: What Works” (Reading the report itself is encouraged, but not required)

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Digital Studies Group on the Academic.Commons:

http://commons.gc.cuny.edu/groups/digital-studies-group/

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Community of Scholars Spring Lecture at CCNY

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On Thursday, March 17th I will be giving a lecture in the the City College of New York Art Department’s inaugural Community of Scholars Spring Lecture Series. The six-part series brings leading contemporary artists to City College to speak about their work within various interdisciplinary frameworks. Its goal is to introduce the college community and the public to the wide range of current artistic practices. Other speakers in the series include Abelardo Morell, a Cuban-born photographer, scholar and Guggenheim fellow and community artist Pepon Osorio.

The lecture will take place on Thursday, February 17 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 252, Compton-Goethals Hall, on the CCNY campus, 160 Convent Avenue, New York.

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