Podcast: "10 PRINT CHR$(205.5+RND(1)); : GOTO 10"
Osterweil: "Game designers need to be in an ongoing dialogue with a broader public"
Media in Transition 8: "Summing Up, Looking Ahead"
Media in Transition 8: "Oversharing: The End of Privacy?"
Media in Transition 8: "Surveillance: Big Data and Other Watchers"
Media in Transition 8: "Counterpublics: Self-Fashioning and Alternate Communities"
Open Documentary Lab nails down grant from National Endowment for the Arts
Podcast, Mary L. Gray: "Size Is Only Half the Story: Valuing the Dimensionality of BIG DATA"
Video, "News or Entertainment? The Press in Modern Political Campaigns"
Lisa Song, MIT Science Writing grad, wins Pulitzer
Podcast, "News or Entertainment? The Press in Modern Political Campaigns"
Podcast, David Novak: "The Cultural Feedback of Noise"
Video: "MOOCs and the Emerging Digital Classroom"
"How The Rebirth Of The GIF Screws Up Authorship": Fast Company on the Mobile Experience Lab's anigif tool, FLIPR
Fox Harrell named in ARTFORUM Top 10. Plus, video of his talk "A Phantasmal Media Approach to Empowerment, Identity, and Computation"
Ta-Nehisi Coates nominated for National Magazine Award for essay "Fear of a Black President"
Podcast, Jesper Juul: "The Pain of Playing Video Games"
Podcast, D.T. Max: "Angels of Death: David Foster Wallace and the Battle against Irony, Letterman and Leyner?"
Video: "A Conversation with Nate Silver"
Video, Francis Steen: "The News as a Social Process for Improving Society"
Podcast: "A Conversation with Nate Silver"
Video, Communications Forum: "Convergence Journalism? Emerging Documentary and Multimedia Forms of News"
Podcast, Gregory Crane: "Automated Methods, Human Understanding, and Digital Libraries of Babel"
Podcast, Convergence Journalism? Emerging Documentary and Multimedia Forms of News
Podcast, Marcella Szablewicz: "Nostalgia for a Not-So-Distant Youth: Digital Games and Affect in Urban China"
Video: Prof. T.L. Taylor talks to PBS about the rise of competitive gaming
Coates on Colbert Report: "The first rule of being president of Black America: you don't talk about a black woman's hair."
Podcast: A Conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates
Following Aaron Swartz suicide, MIT President's statement
Vivek Bald talks about "Bengali Harlem" on the Brian Lehrer Show (WNYC)
Video: CMS professor Junot Díaz interviewed by Bill Moyers
Video: Molly Sauter on "The Ethics of Activist DDOS Actions"
"The Soul of Anime", new book by CMS prof Ian Condry
Video: Fox Harrell in Harvard's "Go Ask A.L.I.C.E. Panel Discussion"
Video, Andrew Silver: "New Forms, New Markets for Independent Film"
Podcast, Al Filreis: "Teaching Modern & Contemporary American Poetry to 36k"
Slate reviews "10 PRINT", the new multi-author book from CMS's Nick Montfort and others
Casalegno speaking in Moscow, Dec. 3rd, 4th, and 5th, about design for connected, sustainable cities
Podcast, Mark Turner: "Minding the News"
More News This Week: Alum Named One of Financial Times 25 "Indians to Watch"; Costanza-Chock on Apps for Sandy
Moments of Innovation
Podcast, Hector Postigo: "Cultural Production and Social Media as Capture Platforms: How the Matrix Has You"
Video, "New Media in West Africa"
Podcast, Tracy Fullerton: "Finer Fruits: Experiment in Life and Play at Walden"
Podcast, "New Media in West Africa"
Ian Condry on "How Virtual Pop Star Hatsune Miku Blew Up in Japan"
Video, Robert Darnton and Susan Flannery: "Digitizing the Culture of Print: The Digital Public Library of America and Other Urgent Projects"
Video, William Uricchio: "We've Digitized The Archive...Now What?"
Federico Casalegno to speak at the Guardian's Mobile Business Summit
Podcast, Robert Darnton and Susan Flannery: "Digitizing the Culture of Print: The Digital Public Library of America and Other Urgent Projects"
Video, Linda Gregerson: "Why I Write Poems"
Podcast, Linda Gregerson: "Why I Write Poems"
Podcast, Gediminas Urbonas
Podcast, Tom Streeter: "The Internet and the Habitus of the New: What Would Pierre Bourdieu Say About Facebook?"
Podcast: Kelley Kreitz, "Yellow Journalism as Civic Media?: Rewiring an Experiment with Nineteenth-Century News"
Junot wins MacArthur Genius Grant: "It's like finding the fucking golden ticket."
Podcast, Jeffrey Hamburger: "Script as Image"
Podcast, Jim Bizzocchi: "Close-Reading Media Poetics"
Video, George Lakoff: "The Brain's Politics: How Campaigns Are Framed and Why"
Podcast, Nancy Baym: "Artist-Audience Relations in the Age of Social Media"
Acclaim for Junot Díaz's new short story collection, "This Is How You Lose Her"
Podcast, Francis Steen: "The News as a Social Process for Improving Society"
Podcast, George Lakoff: "The Brain's Politics: How Campaigns Are Framed and Why"
UC Santa Cruz Hiring for a Game Designer In Residence
Activist DDOS Campaigns: When Similies and Metaphors Fail
Featuring Junot Diaz, a great interview with the Boston Review
Osterweil quoted in the Wall Street Journal's "The Hidden Cost of Apps for Children"
"High-tech PR in the hands of rubes"
Video, Communications Forum: "Electronic Literature and Future Books"
GAMBIT at the center of GameSpot video on Boston's game development history
Podcast, Johanna Drucker: "Designing Digital Humanities"
Podcast, "Electronic Literature and Future Books" with Katherine Hayles and Rita Raley
Podcast, Craig Watkins: "The Digital Edge: Exploring the Digital Practices of Black and Latino Youth"
Prof. Fox Harrell discusses virtual self-identities with WGBH's Innovation Hub
Podcast, "Adapting Journalism to the Web" with Jay Rosen and Ethan Zuckerman
Learning Games Network receives $2m from Gates for adult-learning ESL game
Podcast, David Kelley: "The Color of Seawater Through a Picture Window"
Video: Communications Forum, "Documentary Film and New Technologies"
Geek Dad on Amaranth Borsuk: "Why I Love Augmented Reality Right Now"
Podcast, Jesse Shapins: "Mapping the Urban Database Documentary"
Molly Sauter: "Policy Effects of Media Portrayals of Hacktivists"
Podcast, "Documentary Film and New Technologies"
Podcast, "The Future of the Post Office"
Podcast, Sasha Costanza-Chock: "Media Culture in the Occupy Movement: from the People's Mic to GlobalRevolution.tv"
Podcast, Heather Chaplin: "Games and Journalism"
Podcast, Konstantin Mitgutsch: "Tracing Playographies: Methods and Approaches to Research Transformative Experiences in Video Games"
Podcast, Clara Fernández-Vara: "Performing Videogame Narratives in Space: Indexical Storytelling"
Podcast, Otto Santa Anna: "Contemporary Network Television News Reporting About Latinos: Successes, Failures, and a Range of Proposals to Correct Its Limitations"
Mashable asks if our postdoc's augmented reality book could be, well, the future of books
Podcast, Jeremy Douglass: "Visualizing Play: Graphic Approaches to Game Analysis and Innovation"
Podcast, T.L. Taylor: "Professional Play and the E-sports Industry"
Podcast, Jessica Hammer: "What Games Mean (And How They Mean It)"
Podcast, Konstantin Mitgutsch: "Purposeful Games: Research & Design"
Podcast, Anne Balsamo: "Designing Culture: The Technological Imagination at Work"
Education Arcade Uses Online Gaming to Teach Science
GAMBIT game is winner in Independent Games Festival student showcase
Audio: "Occupy Wall Street after Zuccotti Park," an Interview with Sasha Costanza-Chock
Podcast, Heather Hendershot: "Before Fox News: Right-Wing Broadcasting, Cold War America, and the Conservative Movement"
Podcast, John Hartley: "Creative Industries, Micro-productivity and Social Learning: A Cultural Science Approach to Cultural and Media Studies"
Podcast, Philip Napoli: "Social Media, Television, and the Evolution of the 'Institutionally Effective' Audience"
Podcast, Ian Bogost: "The Cartoonist and the Whaler: Notes on the Future of Journalism and Other Media"
Video: Frank Lantz, "The Aesthetics of Games"
Podcast, Fred Turner: "The Family of Man and the Politics of Attention in Cold War America"
Fox Harrell on "Pong" and video games
Podcast: Frank Lantz, "The Aesthetics of Games"
Job opening with HyperStudio: Web Applications Developer
Video: Mimi Ito, "Fandom Unbound: Otaku Culture in a Connected World"
Praise for "VANISHED" from the Alternate Reality Gaming Network
Online infosession, today (Nov. 21) at 2pm EST
Video: "Communications Forum: Cities and the Future of Entertainment"
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Cities and the Future of Entertainment"
Podcast: "Out of the Playpen into the Playground: The Design of Digital Experiences for Positive Youth Development
Visitor trends on cms.mit.edu this year
November at CMS
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Surveillance and Citizenship"
Podcast: "Revision, Culture, and the Machine: How Digital Makes Us Human"
Scot Osterweil to give keynote address at Media Literacy Conference, at MIT
Podcast: "Designing Connections"
Video: "Communications Forum: Local News in the Digital Age"
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Local News in the Digital Age"
CMS opens two faculty searches: tenure-track in games studies and tenured position in Comparative Media Studies
CMS affiliate and creator of modern email, Shiva Ayyadurai, argues USPS can save itself
UROP position available with AAGO, "Mobile Media Diaries for Youth Citizen Journalists"
Podcast: Scott Nicholson, "From Settlers to Quarriors: Breaking up the Monopoly with Modern Board Game Design"
Comparative Media Studies graduate program infosessions
Job opportunity: Android Developer @ MIT Mobile Experience Lab
Nick Montfort on video game violence
Beth Coleman announced as 2011-12 Berkman Fellow
Interview with Fox Harrell: "How An Artist-Scientist Conjurer Thinks, Works and Lives"
Podcast: "Media in Transition 7: Summing Up, Looking Ahead"
Podcast: "Media in Transition 7: Power and Empowerment"
Podcast: "Media in Transition 7: Archives and Cultural Memory"
Podcast: "Media in Transition 7: Unstable Platforms"
ICE Lab hiring for part-time Web Developer/Manager
Podcast: Race and Representation after 9/11
Podcast: Richard Rogers, "The End of the Virtual: Digital Methods"
Video: "Communications Forum: A Conversation with Sherry Turkle"
Podcast: Mark Dery, "(Face)book of the Dead"
Podcast: "Between Page and Screen: Digital, Visual, and Material Poetics"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "A Conversation with Sherry Turkle"
Fox Harrell: "Strategies for Arts + Science + Technology Research"
Launch of science game "VANISHED!" featured in local broadcast
Call for Entries: 13th Annual Media Spectacle
Education Arcade's science game "Vanished" featured in Boston Globe
In Newsweek, Junot Díaz reflects on Tokyo
Podcast: "How Documentary Went Digital: the Implications of Informal Filming and Skeptical Audiences"
Podcast: From Purple Blurb, "Computers and Creativity: The Intersection of Art and Technology"
Scot Osterweil receives MIT Excellence Award
"Augmented Reality Game Lets Kids Be the Scientists"
Video: Communications Forum: "Online News: Public Sphere or Echo Chamber?"
Fox Harrell: "Creating identities in the real world is an active creative feat of imagination"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Online News: Public Sphere or Echo Chamber?"
Podcast: "From Elsinore to Monkey Island: Theatre and Videogames as Performance Activities"
"VANISHED": Smithsonian and MIT to Launch Sci-Fi Infused Interactive Mystery Event
Video: From Cities, Code, and Civics: "Enhanced serendipity"
Video: From Cities, Code, and Civics, "Customizing tools from city to city?"
Video: Civic Media Session, "Bustling with Information: Cities, Code, and Civics"
Symon -- from the 2010 GAMBIT summer program -- wins Kongregate Award at Indie Game Challenge
Podcast: Christoph Lindner, "Amsterdam and New York: Transnational Photographic Exchange in the Era of Globalization
Dr. Sasha Costanza-Chock, civic media specialist, joins CMS faculty
GAMBIT Game of the Week teaser...Phil Collins edition
Podcast: Sasha Costanza-Chock, "Se Ve, Se Siente: Transmedia Mobilization in the Los Angeles Immigrant Rights Movement"
Podcast: Gabriella Coleman, "'I did it for the Lulz! but I stayed for the outrage:' Anonymous, the Politics of Spectacle, and Geek Protests against the Church of Scientology"
Application deadline to CMS master's program extended to January 18
Podcast: Nitin Sawhney, "Media and Resilience: Creative DIY Cultures and Civic Agency among Marginalized Youth"
Lucasfilm hires CMS alum Ivan Askwith as head of digital media
"Piracy is the Future of Television," whitepaper from the Convergence Culture Consortium
Independent Activities Period 2011: from John Carpenter to StarCraft 2
Nick Montfort publishes "Sea and Spar Between", a Dickinson+Melville poetry generator
Video: Rosalind Williams: "Communications Forum: Public Communications in Slow-Moving Crises"
Video: Abrahm Lustgarten: "Communications Forum: Public Communications in Slow-Moving Crises"
Video: Andrea Pitzer: "Communications Forum: Public Communications in Slow-Moving Crises"
Video: "Communications Forum: Public Communications in Slow-Moving Crises"
GAMBIT's "CarneyVale: Showtime" featured on Games for Windows
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Public Communications in Slow-Moving Crises"
Video: MST3K and Cinematic Titanic
Video: "Communications Forum: Civic Media and the Law"
Podcast: MST3K and Cinematic Titanic
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Civic Media and the Law"
Podcast: Eric Gordon, "She's Got LEGs and She Knows How To Use Them: How Neighborhoods Can Use Local Engagement Games to Build Community and Plan for the Future"
Lucasfilm chooses CMS alum's agency for digital business
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Humanities in the Digital Age"
Podcast: Jing Wang, "NGO2.0: When Social Action Meets Social Media"
Alum Sam Ford talks with Mashable: "Why Does the Web Love Cats?"
"I want to make games in the way grandpa made films"
"Sharing Vs. Selling: A Lesson From Gospel Music": CMS alum Sam Ford in Fast Company
Games can again engage with issues of the day: GAMBIT's Philip Tan speaks with USA Today
Podcast: Communications Forum: "The Online Migration of Newspapers"
Gambit Call For Abstracts: Summer Program Projects, 2011
"Taking an Axe to Dialogue Trees", more from GDC Online 2010, this time with Gambit's Marleigh Norton
"How Hitler's downfall mocks your ideals": IDG covers Alex Leavitt's Open Video talk
Podcast: Francisco Ricardo, "The Aesthetics of Projective Spatiality: New Media as Critical Objects"
Talk by Gambit's Clara Fernandez-Vara covered by Gamasutra
Job openings at CMS: Assistant Professor; Assessment Researcher; Development Officer
Podcast: Fox Harrell and the Imagination, Computation, and Expression Lab
MIT, visiting singapore students transform games research with two more new releases
Education Arcade's Scot Osterweil responds to the New York Times Magazine's "Quest to Learn" article
CMS in MSNBC.com: Why study soap operas and pro wrestling?
New Scientist: Nick Montfort answers the question "Can video games be art"
"Making a GAMBIT Game" Series Episode One Premieres Today!
MIT holiday greeting contest: submit your idea!
"The Social Game Craze": Mia Consalvo on NPR's "On Point"
Center for Future Civic Media hosts announcement of 2010 Knight News Challenge winners
Video: Participatory Culture: International Media Flows: Global Media and Culture, moderated by Ian Condry
Video: Participatory Culture: The Culture of Democracy and Education in a Hypermediated Society, moderated by Henry Jenkins
Video: Creativity and Collaboration in the Digital Age, moderated by Jim Paradis
Video: Applied Humanities: Transforming Humanities Education, moderated by William Uricchio
Video: William Uricchio, Introductory Statement: CMS 10th Anniversary
Video: Dean Deborah Fitzgerald, Introductory Statement: CMS 10th Anniversary
Video: Communications Forum: "Henry Jenkins' Farewell"
Congratulations to this year's Media Spectacle winners!
Interested in learning more about the CMS graduate program? An on-campus information session is this Monday, May 3
Podcast: CMS 10th Anniversary: "International Media Flows: Global Media and Culture"
Podcast: CMS 10th Anniversary: "Participatory Culture: The Culture of Democracy and Education in a Hypermediated Society"
Podcast: CMS 10th Anniversary: "Creativity and Collaboration in the Digital Age"
Podcast: CMS 10th Anniversary: "Applied Humanities: Transforming Humanities Education"
Podcast: CMS 10th Anniversary: "William Uricchio's Introductory Remarks"
Podcast: CMS 10th Anniversary: "Dean Deborah Fitzgerald's Introductory Remarks"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Jenkins' Farewell"
Chris Csikszentmihalyi at Cambridge Public TV on "Using the Web to Connect Your Community and Encourage Civic Engagement"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Civics in Difficult Places"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "The Gutenberg Parenthesis: Oral Tradition and Digital Technologies"
CMS and MIT commemorate program's 10th anniversary with publication and symposium on April 23
Hack outside our office this morning
"Towards an Aesthetic of Presence in 3D Avatar-driven Computer Games": The latest GAMBIT video podcast
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. M. Flourish Klink: "Laugh Out Loud in Real Life: Twilight, Women's Humor, and Fan Identity"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Sheila Seles: "Audience Research for Fun and Profit: Rediscovering the value of television audiences"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Florence Gallez: "Open Park Online News Production: A Proposal for a Code of Ethics for Collaborative Journalism in the Digital Age"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Audubon Dougherty: "New Medium, New Practice: Civic production in live-streaming mobile video"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Nick Seaver: "A Brief History of Re-performance"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Madeleine Elish: "The Evolution of the Companion Species: Creating Realms of Possibility for the Personal Computer"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Jason Begy: "Interpreting Abstract Games: The Metaphorical Potential of Formal Game Elements"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Elliot Pinkus: "It's Not Really There: Implied Physicality in Video Games"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Hillary Kolos: "Not in it just to win it: Inclusive gaming in an MIT dorm"
Video: Thesis Presentations 2010. Michelle Moon Lee: "Designing Game Ethics: A Pervasive Game Adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo"
Video: Negative Gamer interviews Gambit's Generoso Fierro at PAXEast
Video: Gambit Game Lab infects thousands with the dreaded PAX POX
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Government Transparency and Collaborative Journalism"
GAMBIT staff video podcasts from GDC
Podcast: "Robots and Media: Science Fiction, Anime, Transmedia, and Technology"
"China's Cyberposse": CMS grad Jin Liwen in NYTimes Sunday Magazine
From the Boston Globe: "MIT lab helps designers reimagine video games"
From the CMS archive: "Comics Creator Frank Espinosa Gets Graphic"
GAMBIT launches new completely awesome video podcast
Podcast: "Code and Platform in Computational Media"
Comparative Media Studies is now school's second-largest major
GAMBIT Game Lab raising money for Haiti/Partners in Health this weekend in Complete Game-Completion Marathon
From the CMS archive: "Copyright, Fair Use and the Cultural Commons"
Podcast: "Old-fashioned Futures and Re-fashionable Media"
CMS undergrad named a 2010 Burchard Scholar
CMS now located in MIT Media Lab, Building E15
Wired Magazine speaks with CMS grad Lauren Silberman on sports video games
GAMBIT Game Lab announces "Complete Game-Completion Marathon for Haiti"
Digital Humanities and the Case for Critical Commons
Center for Future Civic Media speed-develops tech for Haiti
From the CMS archive: "The Real World's Faker than Wrestling: Former WWE Champion and Best-Selling Author Mick Foley"
GAMBIT Game Lab to build new video games in 48-hour marathon
Montfort talks with the Examiner about interactive fiction
As we welcome 2010, CMS enters its 10th year
Chief Culture Officer: How to Create a Living, Breathing Corporation
Podcast: Comparative Media Insights: "Race, Rights, and Virtual Worlds: Digital Games as Spaces of Labor Migration"
Video: Comparative Media Insights: "Western Otaku: Games Crossing Cultures"
"What Is Transmedia?" A great vid from Futures of Entertainment volunteer
Videos from Futures of Entertainment 4
Podcast: Comparative Media Insights: "From Gamer Theory to Critical Practice"
From the archive: Boing Boing features CMS theses
Call for Proposals: Research Topic Proposals for GAMBIT's Summer 2010 Game Development Program
Podcast: Comparative Media Insights: "Art of the Impossible: Utopia, Imagination, and Critical Media Practice"
Podcast: Comparative Media Insights: "Western Otaku: Games Crossing Cultures"
GAMBIT UROP Opportunities Open House, Friday, December 11th from 4-6pm
Podcast: Comparative Media Insights: "Viva Las Vegas: a Neo-Baroque Conception of the World"
Caduceus to be featured on Classroom 2.0 live this Saturday
Podcast: Comparative Media Insights: "The Googlization of Everything"
MIT's new Reporter's Notebook features Gambit's Jason Begy and his game "Pierre: Insanity Inspired"
Podcast: "Booklife: The Private and the Public in Transmedia Storytelling and Self-Promotion"
From Sticky To Spreadable: The Antidote to "Viral Marketing" and the Broadcast Mentality
Podcast: Communications Forum: "The Culture Beat and New Media: Arts Journalism in the Internet Era"
Podcast: "Skinny Jeans and Fruity Loops: the Networked Publics of Global Youth Culture"
Learning Matters interviews CMS grad student Hillary Kolos
Podcast: "Cinematic Games"
Podcast: "Transatlantic Acousmatics"
"10 Things Corporations Can Learn from Pro Wrestling" and more from Sam Ford via Fast Company
Futures of Enterainment nearly sold out, get your tix now!
Gambit's Philip Tan in the New York Times
Jobs: Teacher Education Program looking for educational games programmer
From the CMS blogs: "Google Wave: Innovating Innovation at the Expense of Innovation"
"Breaking Down Advertising's Walls": CMS researcher Sam Ford in Fast Company
Podcast: "Political Remix Video: A Participatory Post-Modern Critique of Popular Culture"
"Video games are hard, people don't like to play easy games": Eric Klopfer in the Boston Globe
CMS is a top place to find "tech-focused advertising talent": AdAge
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Race, Politics, and American Media"
Registration now open for Futures of Entertainment 4
GAMBIT introduces "Game of the Week" feature
Podcast: "How Not to Be Seen"
CMS announces addition of Ian Condry as program's Associate Director
From the CMS archive: "Not the Real World Anymore"
CMS grad Ford continues to pop up in every news story about the importance of soap operas
Podcast: "Fantasy Freaks and Gaming Geeks"
CMS job opening for tenured faculty position
You know you're doing something right when FoxNews lists you as one of the "11 Wackiest College Courses of Fall 2009"
Video: "J. Michael Straczynski: The Julius Schwartz Lecture"
More than half of Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab students find employment in game companies
Color (or the Lack of It) at Comic-Con...And Beyond
Three CMS blogs make list of "100 Best Blogs for New Media Students"
The very first issue of In Medias Res
From the CMS archive: "New Media Has New Impact on Campaign"
Center for Future Civic Media Co-Director inverviewed about online activism
NML's Van Someren interviewed for Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning
Podcast: "Anecdotes from a Lifetime of Electronic Product Creation"
Boston Phoenix highlights Media Lab work, including Center for Future Civic Media
CMS/NML's McWilliams elsewhere in UK media, this time with BBC
CMS/NML's McWilliams writing for The Guardian (UK)
Henry Jenkins follows up Obama/Spock connection in interview with Salon
From the archives, Henry Jenkins on digital culture and violence
Podcast: "The Discipline of Political Messages in an Unruly Era"
CMS' Madeline Clare Elish wins 2009 MISTI fellowship
CMS student Schmiedl earns accolade for image
Ellen Hume in the American Prospect, "Defining Public Media for the Future"
Rhizome highlights Driscoll/Diaz "chiptunes" research as required reading
Video: Media in Transition 6: "Summary Perspectives"
Podcast: Media in Transition 6: "Summary Perspectives"
Podcast: Media in Transition 6: "The Future of Publishing"
Video: Media in Transition 6: "The Future of Publishing"
Video: Media in Transition 6: "Institutional Perspectives on Storage"
Podcast: Media in Transition 6: "Institutional Perspectives on Storage"
Jenkins in "Yes, more thoughts on Susan Boyle" in the Boston Globe
Video: Media in Transition 6: "New Media, Civic Media"
Podcast: Media in Transition 6: "New Media, Civic Media"
Video: Media in Transition 6: "Archives and History"
Podcast: Media in Transition 6: "Archives and History"
Podcast: "Communications Forum: Global Media"
Video: "Communications Forum: Global Media"
Tickets now available online for J. Michael Straczynski event
Henry Jenkins in WaPo article about Susan Boyle, out-of-nowhere superstar of Britain's Got Talent
Podcast: "Opening Doors, Building Worlds": The Origins of the X-Men
CMS grad students Driscoll and Diaz's chiptunes study featured on BoingBoing's Offworld
Podcast: "On the WOW Pod: A Design for Extimacy and Fantasy-Fulfillment for the World of Warcraft Addict"
Ed Arcade's Osterweil quoted in "High-Tech Simulations Linked to Learning"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Film Music and Digital Media"
Podcast: "Authorship, Appropriation, and the Fluid Text: Versions of the Law"
CMS alum Joellen Easton on "Playing the News"
More Jenkins from SXSW
Henry Jenkins interview from SXSW with the Austin American-Statesman
Henry Jenkins cited, from corporate policies to religious Twitterring
Ian Condry at Hip-Hop Worldwide: More Than a Nation
Nick Monfort on Atari and video games in the Boston Globe
Podcast: "Gendering Robots: Posthuman Sexism in Japan"
Gamasutra "Postmortem: Singapore-MIT GAMBIT's CarneyVale: Showtime"
Anthropologist Helmreich studies researchers studying ocean microbes
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Popular Culture and the Political Imagination"
Boston Globe coverage of Fierro/Begy MST3K event
Podcast: "Telling Stories In Print, Online and Onscreen: Walden Media and Family Audiences"
Podcast: "Identity-as-Place: Fictive Ethnicities in Online Games & Virtual Worlds"
Slashdot: "MIT Creates Class About Soap Operas"
MIT Director Jay Schieb in New York Times
New York Times on the Gambit Game Lab: "See Me, Hear Me: A Video Game for the Blind"
"Free speech versus fear": Boston Globe article on Christopher Capozzola's book
io9: "What Is David Bowie Doing In Dr. Manhattan's Sweet Pad?"
Ellen Hume on the Future of Journalism
Matthew Weise: "Press the 'Action' Button, Snake! The Art of Self-Reference in Video Games"
Help for landowners who could be victimized by natural gas drilling
Production makes Gertrude Stein sing
Neil Gaiman DVD available Dec. 17
Sam Ford: "Centenarian Newspaper Columnist Leaves Us Many Storytelling Lessons"
Podcast: "Transnational, U.S.-Asian Cinema: The Case of Tekkon Kinkreet (2006)" with Christina Klein
Wyn Kelley on Herman Melville's Moby-Dick
Landman Report Card highlighted in Good Clean Tech, PC Magazine
Landman Report Card, helping landowners negotiate with oil and gas representatives
Podcast: "The Authoring Challenge for Interactive Storytelling"
Co-Director Henry Jenkins to leave MIT, accepts position at USC
Podcast: Communications Forum: "The Campaign & the Media 2"
Jesper Juul and the Casual Revolution
GAMBIT Communications Director on James Bond gadgets
CMS alum Parmesh Shahani on promoting brands in Bollywood films
New website launched for the Center for Future Civic Media
Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab wins Microsoft 2008 Dream-Build-Play Competition
Podcast: "Tracking Secret Asian Man"
Education Arcade's "Hi-Tech Who Done It!" in the MIT Technology Review
Podcast: "Comics and Social Conflict" with Ho Che Anderson, Jeet Heer and Diana Tamblyn
Henry Jenkins cited in Washington Post article "What's Wrong with Studying Video Games?"
Greenblatt, Henderson, and Thorburn, from the MIT Communications Forum, on if:book
Ellen Hume to speak on news literacy
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Books and Libraries in the Digital Age with Robert Darnton"
Podcast: Stephen Greenblatt
William Uricchio in the Hollywood Reporter
Podcast: "Submarine Media: Sounding the Sea with Cyborg Anthropology"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "The Campaign and the Media 1"
Podcast: "Playing with Stuff: The Material World in Performance"
Osterweil in Yusef's Christian Science Monitor article, on video games in the classroom
Podcast: "The Myths and Politics of Media Violence Research"
Podcast: "A Conversation with Junot Diaz"
Henry Jenkins at the Aspen Institute, Forum on Communications and Society
"Fun from 'political oppression'?": GAMBIT Game Lab in the Singapore Straits Times
From the Boston Phoenix: "Junot Diaz reads a new short story at the Brattle Theater"
From the School Library Journal: "Hero Reports"
Benjamin Mako Hill at the 10th annual Open Source Conference
CMS grad Huma Yusuf's article points to resolution
Junot Diaz on the Colbert Report
William Uricchio to present learned lessons from GAMBIT at GLS 4.0
William Uricchio to give keynote at European Network for Cinema and Media Studies conference
Henry Jenkins on NPR
C4 / Communications Conversation
Podcast: "Remembering Los Angeles in the Digital Age: Pat O'Neill's The Decay of Fiction"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Youth and Civic Engagement"
GAMBIT Creates Game for Visually Impaired
Sandbox Summit Advisory Board Announced
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Our World Digitized: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly"
Podcast: "The Show Business High Wire Act: Walking the Tightrope Between Studio Filmmaking and Independent Production"
Podcast: "Slightly More Than Expected from a Band of Novelists: On How and Why a Group of Writers Called Wu Ming Set to Disrupt Italian (nay, European) Literature and Popular Culture (and then Came to Boston to Brag About It)"
Henry Jenkins to speak at Games for Change conference in NYC
Eric Klopfer to receive Education Award from American Institute of Biological Sciences
Education Arcade project featured in US News & World Report blog
CMS Permanent Major Approved
Class of 2008 Thesis Presentations
Podcast: Denis Dyack
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Global Television"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Prime Time in Transition"
Spring 2008 In Medias Res Now Available
Podcast: "Viral Media: How's and Why's"
CMS Announces Spring 2008 Colloquium Schedule
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2: "Cult Media"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2: "Opening Remarks (Second Day)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2: "Fan Labor"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2: "Metrics and Measurement"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2: "Opening Comments"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "NBC's Heroes: Appointment TV to Engagement TV?"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Games and Civic Engagement"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Collective Intelligence"
Podcast: "Lee Hunt's New Best Practices 2007"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "What is Civic Media?"
Podcast: "Technology & Media in the Experience Economy"
Podcast: "The Harry Potter Alliance: How the Myth of Harry Potter Is Changing the World"
Fall 2007 CMS Colloquium Calendar
Henry Jenkins, the "Mud-Wrestling Media Maven from MIT"
Podcast: "This One's Gonna Be a Slobberknocker": A Q&A with WWE's "Good Ol' J.R." Jim Ross
CMS, Media Lab Take Top Prize in Knight News Challenge
Podcast: "Love May Not Be in the Afternoon Anymore: A Q&A with Soap Opera Writer Kay Alden About How the Genre Is (and/or Should Be) Changing with the Times"
Podcast: Media in Transition 5: "Summary Perspectives"
Podcast: Media in Transition 5: "Reproduction, Mimicry, Critique and Distribution Systems in Visual Art"
Podcast: What's Live Got To Do With It?
Podcast: Media in Transition 5: "Learning through Remixing"
Podcast: Media in Transition 5: "Copyright, Fair Use and the Cultural Commons
Podcast: Media in Transition 5: "Collaboration and Collective Intelligence"
Podcast: Media in Transition 5: "Folk Cultures and Digital Cultures"
Podcast: Ambiguity, Process, and Information Content in Minimal Music
MIT Comparative Media Studies' American Pro Wrestling Series
Podcast: "The Real World''s Faker than Wrestling: Former WWE Champion and Best-Selling Author Mick Foley
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Evangelicals and the Media"
Podcast: "Old World, New World: How Communities, Culture, Connectivity, and Commerce are Changing How We Create Culture, Media, Education and Politics"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "What's New at the Media Lab?"
Scot Osterweil Gives Highest Rated Presentation at Serious Games Summit
WWE's JR excited to guest lecture at MIT
Jenkins interviewed for PBS' Frontline on the future of News
Jenkins on Ninjas, Politics, and the future of Democracy
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Remixing Shakespeare"
CMS Research Fair featured at the MIT News Office
Boston Games Salon - February 26th Meeting Announcement
CMS Director Henry Jenkins on participatory culture and participatory democracy
CMS and the Singapore-MIT International Games Lab profiled about Game Design and Creation
Comparative Media Studies in the age of YouTube and Wikipedia
Open Invitation to First MIT Videogame Theorists Colloquium session this Monday!
Open Invitation to Converging Media: Games, Literacy and Culture Research Fair
Blogger Breakfast Friday February 2
Convergence Culture Wins 2007 Kovacs Book Award
NML Whitepaper nominated as a finalist for the EduBlog Awards
Henry Jenkins interviewed for documentary about the controversy surrounding violence in Video Game
CMS Director Henry Jenkins on Congress and MySpace
Podcast: Communications Forum: "Why Newspapers Matter?"
Podcast: Communications Forum: "The Emergence of Citizens' Media"
Podcast: "Half-Real: A Video Game in the Hands of a Player (Audio)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Not the Real World Anymore (Video)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Not the Real World Anymore (Audio)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Fan Cultures (Video)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Viscerality and Web 2.0 (Video)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Transmedia Properties (Video)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "User-Generated Content (Video)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Henry Jenkins' Opening Remarks (Video)"
Henry Jenkins on Gaming Communities as reported on by Forbes Online
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Fan Cultures (Audio)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Viscerality and Web 2.0 (Audio)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Transmedia Properties (Audio)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "User-Generated Content (Audio)"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Television Futures"
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: "Henry Jenkins' Opening Remarks (Audio)"
Podcast: "Men Imagining a Girl Revolution"
Science Fiction Author Haldeman Says Write Every Day
Podcast: Communications Forum: "The Craft of Science Fiction"
CMS Director Henry Jenkins Talks Games with Gamasutra
The MIT News Office Reports on the Futures of Entertainment Conference
Project NML featured in latest MIT ZigZag podcast
CMS Director Henry Jenkins Speaks with Mediasnackers
Futures of Entertainment Conference liveblog!
CMS Director Henry Jenkins talks with Business Week about New Media Literacies and the MacArthur Foundation
CMS Director Henry Jenkins Profiled in the Boston Globe
Talk Tunes In to Evangelical Radio
New Media and Art Explored at Colloquium
Podcast: "Media Evangelism in the Global South"
Jenkins posts to Media Commons' new blog as inaugural video curator
The official CMS newsletter, In Medias Res, for Fall 2006 now available!
CMS Director Henry Jenkins Delivers the Keynote at the Serious Games Summit in Washington DC
CMS Professor Beth Coleman's Machinima Group as Reported on by the MIT News Office
Podcast: "New Media and Art roundtable"
CMS Sponsors Local Premiere of "Cruel 2 B Kind"
The Mac Arthur Foundation Launches it's Digital Media and Learning Initiative and CMS Director Henry Jenkins is There.
Donaton Examines Digital Impact on Advertising
Podcast: Scott Donaton, "Marketing in the Age of Consumer Empowerment"
November Conference To Explore Entertainment's Future
Singapore-MIT Gamelab Featured in CNET's Media Blog
CMS spearheads the new Singapore-MIT International Game lab
Colloquium Examines Podcasting, Television's Future
Podcast: "MIT's ZigZag on Podcasting and the Future of Media"
Registration open to the public for the Futures of Entertainment conference
CMS Director Henry Jenkins in an interview with Wisconsin Public Radio
Jenkins on Doonesbury, MIT, and Media Studies
Podcast: Communications Forum: "News, Information, and the Wealth of Networks"
CMS Director Henry Jenkins mentioned on Slashdot.org
The new CMS Colloquia Podcast is now available!
C3 founder, David Edery, now at Microsoft
Jenkins on Virtual Laguna Beach
Podcast: "Making Comics by Scott McCloud"
Interview with Prof. Henry Jenkins on Serious Games, Videogame Violence & More
Podcast: "Rocketo by Frank Espinosa"
Podcast: "Sex in Games with Brenda Brathwaite"
Jenkins Launches Official Blog
Convergence Consortium Manages its Brand
"A Piece of Cake" and "Amnion" Awarded at CMS Media Spectacle
Ford Discusses CMS at NPCA/ACA Conference
CMS Students Present at GDC 2006
Coming Soon: More News, Announcements and Accomplishments!
Jenkins on Women in Gaming
CMS.876 Goes Live with "Minority Report" on WMBR
Feb 22: Tea with Claudia Hart
Professor Coleman to Speak on ARTspace Panel
Jenkins on Korean "Pop Cosmopolitanism"
Program Offering Doctoral Fellowships
CMS Media Spectacle Honors Chris Pomiecko
Forum Partners with MIT World to Provide Webcasts
Jenkins on Virtual Economies and Gamers
C3 Cited in Convergence Editorial
Jenkins: Playing Games Makes You Better Workers
Jenkins Debunks 8 Video Game Myths at PBS
Turning Video Games' Power Into A Positive
The Gamer as Artiste
"We Fans Will Have The Power"
LA Times on Gaming Programs in Academia
Media Coverage of "Learning Games To Go"
Colloquium with Doug Lowenstein
The French Game Developers' Days 2005
TV You'll Want To Pay For
Education Arcade Works with MPT on "Learning Games To Go"
Jenkins Article at Forbes.com
The Games People Play, Sponsors Apparently Don't
Interview with Henry Jenkins and Ernest Adams at Future Play
Straight from Video
Henry Jenkins at Future Play
CMS and MIT Communications Forum Partner with Taiwan's Kainan University
The Power and Pleasures of Reality TV
Video Games and Education
Wrestling With the Margins
New Media Has New Impact on Campaign
NPR: Politics in Alphaville
NPR: Game Wars
Fast Company on Jenkins' Engagement at EA
UK Guardian: Birth of a Medium
MIT News Office on 'BollySpace'
Thorburn Named As MacVicar Fellow
CMS Highlights New Humanities Education Methods at Conference
CMS Among Recipients of MIT Excellence Awards
Teach-in On Media Response to Terrorist Attacks
CMS Creates "Reconstructions" Web Site
New Models for Teaching and Learning, Grow Up with Generation.org
Event offers diverse statements about race and digital media
'Race in Digital Space' to celebrate access, arts and achievements
Communications forum scheduled
Digital Cinema Conference to explore wide world of web-based filmmaking
Media Studies co-sponsors national online teen outreach program
Conferees discuss computer games
Gamasutra on MIT Games Conference
Media in Transition symposium examines 'wiring' K-12 classrooms
Comparative Media Studies program getting off the ground
Two forums will explore journalism in cyberspace