American dream: Cuba and credit cards

December 22, 2014 nyupressblog 1

—Nancy Stout I am somewhat embarrassed to admit that what I heard most clearly in President Obama’s recent speech on U.S. normalization of relations with Cuba were his reassuring words that the American people will




Introduction to Spreadable Media

January 25, 2013 nyupressblog 0

At long last, Spreadable Media by Henry Jenkins, Sam Ford, and Joshua Green has published! This week marked the book’s debut, along with the final roll out of web exclusive essays, all available in the enhanced online component to




New Spreadable Media essays: Week 3

December 10, 2012 nyupressblog 0

We’re at week three since launching the online component of Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture! Here are this week’s round of web exclusive essays written by selected contributors who have shaped the argument put forth




New Spreadable Media essays: Week 2

December 3, 2012 nyupressblog 0

Last week we launched the online component of Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture at http://spreadablemedia.org. As promised, here is another round of web exclusive essays by selected contributors who have shaped the argument put




Spreadable Media: Online

November 27, 2012 nyupressblog 0

Media scholars, communication professionals, and social media fans—rejoice! The online component of Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture has launched! http://spreadablemedia.org This extension of the printed book (which publishes in early 2013) offers additional




Rocking Out to Single

July 20, 2012 nyupressblog 0

—Jiayi Ying My first day on the job at NYU Press, I had two emails waiting for me. One was to get my ID approved for building access, the second was an assignment to brainstorm




Our Authors on Your Radio

January 31, 2011 nyupressblog 0

So stay in and listen! -Harvey Molotch, the editor of Toilet: Public Restrooms and the Politics of Sharing (Nyu Series in Social and Cultural Analysis) will appear on Sirius Satellite’s “The Michelangelo Signorile Show” 2/4




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