Today, the debate on the media and their impact on society, politics, and institutions is focused on the new media and the social networks. It very often comes down to a Manichean contrast between old media and new media, are the latter are usually placed on the wicked side.
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UCI Program in Visual Studies Graduate Student Conference
Friday, April 26, 2019
HG 1030, UCI Humanities Gateway, Irvine, California
Display: Excess and Visibility in Film, Media, and Culture
Keynote Speakers: Soraya Murray (Associate Professor in Film and Digital Media at University of California Santa Cruz and principal faculty in Art and Design Games and Playable Media), Joshua Neves (Assistant Professor Film Cinema Studies at Concordia, Canada Research Chair, and Director of the Global Emergent Media Lab).