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by Michael Trevis on May 24, 2018

Want to show off your Comm Arts pride? Need something more official for academic and professional events?

Well, you’re in luck!

Comm Arts has launched an online store featuring a variety of clothing options. The store is accepting orders for the next ten days and will close at 11:59pm Monday, June 11th. The two links below take you to the same store, but with different shipping options.

by Michael Xenos on May 11, 2018

The school year has come to a close and so have your times as undergraduate students at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

by Eric Hoyt on April 11, 2018
Old cabinet folders.

Decades before the creation of podcasts, TED Talks, and NPR programming, the National Association of Educational Broadcasters (NAEB) utilized radio technology to educate and inform the American public.

by Michael Trevis on April 05, 2018
Silhouette of someone watching a bright television screen.

From the spring of 2015 through the fall of 2016, Professor Karyn Riddle and four graduate students at UW–Madison researched and wrote a new paper on the nature of TV binge-watching. After a lengthy peer review process, the paper will be published in the journal Psychology of Popular Media Culture in the coming months.

by Kelley Conway on March 12, 2018
Filmmaker Damien Chazelle explores the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research with Head Film Archivist Amy Sloper.

The UW-Cinematheque and the Department of Communication Arts hosted film director Damien Chazelle on February 23-24, 2018.

by Michael Trevis on March 07, 2018

It is our great pleasure to share that Associate Professor Sara McKinnon is the winner of the Bonnie Ritter Book Award for her book

by Michael Trevis on February 09, 2018
Assistant Professor Maria Belodubrovskaya and cover of the book Not According to Plan.

For decades, many assumed Stalin had great or total control over filmmaking in the Soviet Union.

by Michael Trevis on January 26, 2018
TAs Marissa Fernholz and Caelyn Randall

TAs Marissa Fernholz and Caelyn Randall

by Michael Trevis on January 12, 2018
Dr. Andrew Bottomley

We are proud to share that Dr. Andrew Bottomley is the recipient of the 2018 Society of Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) Dissertation Award. Dr.

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