Category: Media Studies

Networks and Social Imagination

For a limited time only, read an excerpt from Thomas Streeter’s fascinating new book, The Net Effect: Romanticism, Capitalism, and the Internet (Critical Cultural Communication), at In this chapter,… READ MORE

Transmedia Mogul Interviews a Paratext Pioneer

Jonathan Gray, author of Show Sold Separately: Promos, Spoilers, and Other Media Paratexts, was interviewed by Henry Jenkins, author of Convergence Culture, on Henry’s blog. Jonathan, you are a highly… READ MORE

Colbert on Colbert

While I was at the Colbert Report, I gave him a copy of Satire TV. He flipped through it and noticeably perked up when he got to Geoffrey Baym’s essay,… READ MORE