Comparative Media Studies/Writing

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MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing offers innovative programs that apply critical analysis, collaborative research, and design across a variety of media arts, forms, and practices.

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Sulafa Zidani, “Messy on the Inside: Internet Memes as Mapping Tools of Everyday Life”

With the proliferation of social media, internet memes have become a ubiquitous part of everyday communication. However, the power of memes cannot be fully...

Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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In this talk, Victoria Cain provides a brief overview of some of the themes of her new book, Schools and Screens: A Watchful History, and a deeper dive into...

Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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This talk will introduce arguments and examples from Nick Thurston’s current book project, Document Practices, which explores aesthetic and political...

Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm

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Comparative Media Studies Thesis Day

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