Be Chimera: My first and last interview by iii

I was given my first and last interview by the PR Committee of the University of Tokyo’s Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies (iii).
In the first half of the interview, I talked about the process of establishing the discipline of media studies in Japan and the interdisciplinary and practical media theory I promoted at the iii.


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放送大学「メディア論 ’22」スタート!


With Yutaka Iida (Ritsumeikan University) and Xueyan Liu (Kansai University), I will be a lecturer in Media Studies at The Open University of Japan for four years from April 2022.

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“Social Networks for the Next Media Literacy” is out!

We have published an international co-authored paper.

Shin Mizukoshi, Jerry Jacques, Maxime Verbesselt, Keumhee Ahn, Chang Geun Oh, Hyeon-Seon Jeong. Social Networks for the Next Media Literacy. Journal of Information Studies,『東京大学大学院情報学環紀要 情報学研究』(101) 1-37, Oct 30, 2021.

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Building an online sphere for sound media education: The practice of Radio5

In the early evening of October 2, I made a virtual presentation about Radio 5 and audio media practices with Setsuko Kamiya, Sota Chu, and Shinya Mizojiri at the R/A/P (ART/RESEARCH/PRACTICE) 2021 Geidai symposium, produced by Yoshitaka Mouri.

Our virtual presentation on the big screen, but nobody on the stage.

There were many fascinating events and presentations, but we had no mental room to enjoy and are still working on the preparation.

My presentation stuff is here.