The End of Digital Democracy and What We Can Do About It

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Friday, October 21, 2022 11:30am-1pm in DMC 5.208 - Dean's Office Briefing Room Digital technologies were supposed to help strengthen democracy around the world, not threaten them. In this talk Professor Gina Neff of the Minderoo Centre for Technology and Democracy at the University of Cambridge will look back on the optimism about digital democracy, address the key challenges and ...

Global Media Industries Speaker Series – Bryce Henson, “Hip Hop Quilombos: Diasporic Media and Black Politics in Salvador da Bahia ”

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 BRYCE HENSON 3:30–4:45 pm • DMC 5.208 & via Zoom Sponsored by the Global Media Industries Speaker Series. “Hip Hop Quilombos: Diasporic Media and Black Politics in Salvador da Bahia ” Dr. Bryce Henson is an assistant professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism and a faculty associate in the Africana Studies Program at Texas A&M University. ...

Danielson Award Lecture

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

The Wayne A. Danielson Award recognizes scholars who have made a significant contribution to the understanding of communication. Created in 1991, it honors Professor Emeritus Wayne Danielson for his contributions to the Moody College of Communication, The University of Texas at Austin, and the field of communication. This year, the Moody College of Communication is proud to announce Dr. Claire ...

UT Debate Team: “Resolved: the United States Congress should repeal and replace Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.”

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

During Free Speech Week! Join us on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 6pm: UT Debate Team Public Debate in Dean’s Briefing Room (DMC 5.208):  “Resolved: the United States Congress should repeal and replace Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.” There will be Free Pizza (and water) for all who attend! More details TBA

CMS Fall Colloquia: Virtue vs. Vice

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

October 7th, 2022 3:00 - 4:30 PM DMC 5.208 Panel Theme: Virtue vs. Vice Faculty Panelists: Scott Stroud, Anita Vangelisti, Nik Palomares

Elizabeth Avellán – Producing Power and Change in the Texas and Hollywood Film Industries

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Elizabeth Avellán is one of just a handful of Latina producers working in Hollywood. She is best known as the Co-owner and Vice President of Austin-based Troublemaker Studios, and for producing box-office hits such as Sin City and the Spy Kids franchise, just to name a few of her accomplishments. She is committed to telling Latina/o stories and to supporting diverse, emerging talent, which has ...

Global Media Industries Speaker Series – Bryce Henson, “Hip Hop Quilombos: Diasporic Media and Black Politics in Salvador da Bahia ”

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 BRYCE HENSON 3:30–4:45 pm • DMC 5.208 & via Zoom Sponsored by the Global Media Industries Speaker Series. “Hip Hop Quilombos: Diasporic Media and Black Politics in Salvador da Bahia ” Dr. Bryce Henson is an assistant professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism and a faculty associate in the Africana Studies Program at Texas A&M University. ...

Global Media Industries Speaker Series – Kevin Sanson, “Disrupted Paydays: Rethinking Compensation Norms for Film & TV’s Digital Era”

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 KEVIN SANSON 3:30–4:45 pm • DMC 5.208 & via Zoom Sponsored by the Global Media Industries Speaker Series. Kevin Sanson is Professor of Media Studies and Head of the School of Communication at Queensland University of Technology. His research focuses on the implications of industrial change for film and television workers "Disrupted Paydays: Rethinking Compensation Norms for Film & TV's Digital ...

CMS Fall Colloquia: Presence vs. Absence (Part 1)

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

September 9th, 2022 3:00 - 4:30 PM DMC 5.208 Panel Theme: Presence vs. Absence (Round 1) Faculty Panelists: Josh Gunn, Johanna Hartelius, Rod Hart, Matt McGlone, Jürgen Streeck

CMS Fall Kickoff

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Start in DMC 5.208 at 3:00pm for introductions and then move to Roppolo’s (2604 Guadalupe St) from 4-6pm.

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