This week kicked off our #VisualEthnographySeries! Huge thanks to advanced CMLTD doctoral student Tara Conley for sharing pieces of her video ethnography Brackish (more about this below). As for upcoming events….. (1) Next week is Back to the Future Day, the day on which Back to the Future Part II, the future-documentary starring Michael J Fox is set. (In the movie Marty travels from the eighties to October 21, 2015…) … Continue reading MascLab Updates and Announcements!
During our last few MASC Lab meetings, we’ve spent a lot of time discussing issues of academia and inequity—matters intimately connected to the second of our two “pillars”: Social Change. Before delving any further into this conversation, though, I’d like to further unpack what we mean when we say we are interested in issues of “Media and Social Change.” Colloquially, we often talk about social … Continue reading Voices of MASC Lab: Rachael: Social Change? All Day. Everyday.
We at MASC Lab have a lot to say- and we represent a range of opinions! We’d like to invite anyone (MASC Lab-ers or whomever happened to land on this website!) to join the MASC Lab conversation even if you can’t come to the meetings. If you’d like to contribute a blog post sharing some of your opinions on any of the issues related to … Continue reading Voices from MASC Lab!