Joe Yizhou Xu

Media and Cultural Studies

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yxu327@wisc.edu

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Joe Xu

Expertise and Activities

Yizhou (Joe) Xu is a PhD candidate in Media & Cultural Studies at UW–Madison’s Department of Communication Arts. His research interest deals with the mobile tech industry in China, particularly at the intersections of platforms, labor and state policy. Prior to the UW–Madison, Joe was a documentarian and broadcast journalist based in Beijing working for new agencies including CBS News, NPR, and Swiss TV.

Education

  • Ph.D. Media & Cultural Studies, University of Wisconsin – Madison, expected 2022
  • M.A. Media & Cultural Studies, University of Wisconsin – Madison, 2017
  • B.A. History & International Relations, Bucknell University, 2010

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Courses Taught

  • CA 100: Introduction to Speech Composition
  • CA 346: Critical Internet Studies
  • CA 351: Television Industries

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