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Tara McPherson
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The Future of Television, discussion and book signing with USC Professor Pam Douglas
The Future of Television, discussion and book signing with USC Professor Pam Douglas Make Reservations » January 21, 2015, 7:00pm The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th St., Los Angeles, CA 90007 An evening ...

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FLOW Conference CFP
The annual Flow Conference will take place next September in Austin, TX.  It's a friendly conference with lots of grad students and an interesting format.  Check it out.  The deadline for the CFP is May 5th. http://flowtv.org/flowconference2014/cfr/

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Graphing Quality?
While there is much to quibble with here, it's an interesting way to spend some time on a Sunday: http://graphtv.kevinformatics.com/tt0118276 More here: http://www.wired.com/2014/03/graph-quality-every-tv-show-ever-amazing-site/

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Another Chance to Learn about the TV Business
CAREER TALK - TUESDAY APRIL 15th  12:00p-1:00p Room 255   The Business of Television with Alan Saxe -  Executive Vice President Business & Legal Affairs at  Tribune Studios/WGN America  (both the network and studio side of the Entertainment Industry)   - Bu...

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Transforming Hollywood 5
This year’s Transmedia, Hollywood conference is taking on a new challenge—tracking the major changes taking place in the television industry.

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For Isaac
Enjoy.   Birds on TV in Norway .

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Links promised in lecture
Here are several links promised in lecture: Foucault chats with Chomsky: The woman on Cops whose husband talks too much is here .  We might think about the way the narrative authority is given to the cop narrators in a series like this, even while moments o...

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The United States of Comcast
This blog post nicely images access to internet service before and after the proposed Comcast merger.

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The Circuit of Culture
Here's the image Anthony Sparks discussed in class today.  It's from du Gay, Hall, et al. (1997) Doing Cultural Studies: The story of the Sony Walkman Milton Keynes: Open University; Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

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Grad Workshop on Queer Ethnographic Methods!
Led by Marlon Bailey, Associate Professor of Gender Studies and American Studies at Indiana University and Xavier Livermon, Assistant Professor of African and African Diaspora Studies at University...
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