Tag Archives: Henry Jenkins

Discoveries: Examining How Youth Approach Political Participation

USC Annenberg Ph.D. students are intellectuals who seek to create and design innovative and theory-driven work. With the help of experts university-wide, they have been able to organize dissertations on notable topics. “Discoveries” is a story series highlighting their research. … Continue reading

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Digital Hollywood 2014: Annenberg Innovation Lab Talks Spreadable Content and Fan Engagement

Researchers from the Annenberg Innovation Lab spoke on a panel at the 2014 Digital Hollywood fall conference on Oct. 21 to discuss “re-imagining the entertainment Industry” through assessing the “spreadability” of content, looking at how fans engage with content and … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg: Digital. Media. Leadership.

With technology and communication rapidly evolving, Annenberg aims to equip students with the skills necessary to succeed in, as well as shape the future of the media industry. “The century to come will be dominated by people that are part … Continue reading

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New Wallis Annenberg Hall Auditorium Offers Ideal Location for Teaching

The new Wallis Annenberg Hall auditorium is well equipped to host small classes or large events due to its perfect layout and design. The space has made it possible to host high profile guests with ease. The second day the … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg: Communication at the Center

As the world continues to change and become more interconnected, USC Annenberg recognizes that communication, in all its forms, is at the heart of understanding how we can progress and make an impact on society. For more information: Dan Durbin … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg: New Building, New Program, New Era

A new era has commenced at USC Annenberg, complete with a new building that Professor Larry Gross called “the perfect instrument for research, for teaching, for scholarship, for journalism that fits the 21st century.” And a big part of that, … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg Innovation Lab Debates East Versus West Coast Transmedia

Leaders from USC Annenberg’s Annenberg Innovation Lab (AIL) convened Wednesday, June 4 to discuss transmedia and the ways it differs from coast to coast. The two hour discussion, entitled “East Coast Transmedia versus West Coast Transmedia,” was one of the … Continue reading

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What’s Next for USC Annenberg PhD Graduates?

Though USC Annenberg’s recent graduates will be missed, a number of them have already found exciting jobs and research opportunities all over the country. Russell Newman, whose research at USC Annenberg focused on the connection between the media and political … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg Professors To Participate In Panels At Festival of Books

Several USC Annenberg faculty members will be participating in panels at this weekend’s Los Angeles Times Festival of Books at USC. Associate Professor Josh Kun will be joining a panel called “Let’s Get Together and Feel All Right: Music, Spirit, … Continue reading

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Henry Jenkins reflects on Public Intellectuals course

Comic Artist Chandler Wood recently created the first of a series of cartoons based on the innovative teaching at USC Annenberg. The first cartoon drawing (left) captures USC Annenberg Professor Henry Jenkins and his communications course, Public Intellectuals: Theory and … Continue reading

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