Matthew Hale

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Matt Hale is a dual PhD student at Indiana University within the Folklore and Ethnomusicology and Communication and Culture departments where he studies visual and material culture, fandom, media reception and phenomenology of textuality, and the history of social theory and anthropological thought. He earned his B.A. in Anthropology and M.A. in Folklore from Western Kentucky University. He is the recipient of over a dozen academic honors including paper prizes, travel stipends, and research grants. His works have appeared in New Directions in Folklore, Steaming into a Future: A Steampunk Anthology, Folklore Forum, the Committee on the Anthropology of Science, Technology, and Computing Blog, and most recently, Western Folklore.

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Employment Opportunity: Niagara University

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The Communication Studies Department at Niagara University is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Media Studies to begin in fall 2014. Responsibilities: Candidates should have a strong critical media studies focus, with the ability to teach a variety of courses that incorporate a media...
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Assistant Professor, New Media – User Experience Institute of Communication, Culture and Information Technology (ICCIT) - University of Toronto

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Assistant Professor, New Media – User Experience Institute of Communication, Culture and Information Technology (ICCIT) The Institute of Communication, Culture and Information Technology (ICCIT) at the University of Toronto Mississaugainvites applications for a tenure-stream appointment at the rank...
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CFP: Conference "Gender, Bodies & Technology: Performing the Human" (May 2014, Virginia Tech)

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I'm sharing this from a recent post from the National Association of Student Anthropologists, a section of the American Anthropological Association. CFP as follows: Proposals are invited for the upcoming conference Gender, Bodies & Technology: Performing the Human. The conference will be held...
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