The New Media Workshop meets Tuesday from 4:30 pm – 6:00 PM in Cobb 310.
2012-13 Academic Year
FALL TERM 2012
October 9: Daniel Johnson (PhD student, CMS/EALC) presented a paper entitled, “Game-Becoming Laughter.”
November 13: Patrick LeMieux (PhD student in Art History and Visual Studies at Duke) will be discussing his essay ”Mechanics, Metagames, and Mario” and demoing his game–co-designed with Stephanie Boluk–99 Exercises in Style.
November 15: The New Media Workshop will be co-sponsoring a panel entitled “Making Waves in Sound and Space,” which is part of the States of Suspension Conference being organized by the English and Art History departments. The panel runs from 9:45 to 11:15 in Classics 110.
November 27: Zachary Campbell (PhD candidate in Northwestern’s Screen Cultures Program) will be presenting a chapter from his dissertation.
December 4: Lynn Spigel, Frances E Willard Chair of Screen Cultures at Northwestern University (Department of Radio/TV/Film) and 2012 Guggenheim Fellow, will be presenting a talk titled “TV Snapshots: An Archive of Everyday Life.” Professor Spigel is the author of TV By Design: Modern Art and the Rise of Network TV; Welcome to the Dreamhouse: Popular Media and Postwar Suburbs; and Make Room for TV: Television and the Family Ideal in Postwar America.