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Aswin Punathambekar @aswinp Charlottesville

Prof @mediastudies @UVA; @BritishAcademy Global Professor; editor @MCSjournal; kids podcast producer https://t.co/7ZJ46sKxOp

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Joined Twitter 6/20/07


@Debashree2017 I don’t know how much more of this I can take 😳 @julesopolis So glad you sent the article our way! Delighted to see it published! Congratulations!!
9/30
2020
@MKraidy Wow. Ok, putting this on my to-do list!!
9/26
2020
@heysoke I should also say that @heysoke is an unnervingly smart close reader! Connecting Telugu film comedies to t… https://t.co/IgFSqRYCyn @heysoke There is precious little work on comedy and cinema in the South Asian context + @heysoke brings critical i… https://t.co/xY1b75WgdYInterrupting my social media sabbatical to share this terrific article by @heysoke [Dr. Padma Chirumamilla]: "Cross… https://t.co/tgvR3nNrXU
9/10
2020
EDITORIAL: The University should not be betting on lives. As administration seeks to shift the responsibility of th… https://t.co/Y4AiccfCiu
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9/1
2020
@MKraidy so serene! Where is this?
8/29
2020
@Debashree2017 @sepoy Looking forward to reading and teaching!
8/28
2020
@nancybaym @meredithdclark I’m with @nancybaym - do it! Who knows what the next year will bring in terms of univ policy/uncertainties...
8/27
2020
@ZaneGTCooper Congratulations!! It’s definitely an exciting phase of one’s academic life.
8/26
2020
Khizr Khan by the free speech wall!!! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️
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8/19
2020
@joshshepperd congrats again! Say hello to @gHarsha when you meet him (we were engineering schoolmates who made the… https://t.co/cI8UTgkQKP @JDMoorman Yes! Congrats again!! @sayanbpolitics @UVA @UVA_College @DardenMBA Looking forward to meeting sometime soon! Hope the visa process goes s… https://t.co/ZNayMpfpUu @UVA @UVA_College @DardenMBA I also had the immense privilege of joining a @mediastudies dept. where I already knew… https://t.co/4cA7IEnz9U @UVA @UVA_College @DardenMBA Also, I joined @UVA in January this year. And while the blasted #covid19 made the tran… https://t.co/hWZsLIaPF8Amidst all the stress and uncertainty, there is one bright spot - I'm really looking forward to attending @UVA’s or… https://t.co/ue1c2vW7eCSorry to miss this, but hope to make it to #MediaMeet2021 at Christ University in Bangalore in person! For now, fol… https://t.co/lIy6GPUq7n
8/17
2020
@meredithdclark @DavidNemer Yeah, you win this one, David! 😂
8/15
2020
@omar_alghazzi glad he is safe, but :(On a work-related note, if I owe anyone a review, article, etc., it’s not going to happen for a while. Please reassign it to someone else.We will be away from social media over the next few weeks as we sort things out (much as we’d like to, we just don’… https://t.co/GB1NSGB0vLOur neighbors have been superstars, and we are lucky to have some incredible friends and colleagues (@sunyalog… https://t.co/0P5soi15NKThe last few days have been incredibly stressful, but we did manage to find a place to stay for the next few weeks/… https://t.co/vp2EqAVFIxThere was a severe thunderstorm last week here in Charlottesville, and a micro burst ripped up a giant tree and bro… https://t.co/XX5p16ZGN3
8/10
2020
Tenure-track (assistant prof-level) job @uva @mediastudies in the area of “social media and society,” broadly speak… https://t.co/Q1AOcHDAwmIf there's a day to buy a paper its today. @guardiang2 launch the Black Lives series with my profile of Roy Hackett… https://t.co/r4CEc0D0pm
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8/6
2020
@MKraidy Safe travels! And hope to see you in Doha sometime soon!
8/2
2020
@sbudnitsky @AnnenbergCARGC @AnnenbergPenn Good luck!! I'm glad I got to meet you at CARGC! Bloomington has some am… https://t.co/aqpS5Ma98V
8/1
2020
@aperren and oh, one more - @LuzhouLi’s “Zoning China: Online Video, Popular Culture, and the State” (https://t.co/GqIKitJD99) is great!“We’re trending a little closer to, I guess, less good, worst-case scenario,” @UVA Computational Epidemiologist Bry… https://t.co/gTaqYaPk5w @aperren And "The New Brazilian Mediascape: Television Production in the Digital Streaming Age" (University of Flor… https://t.co/jw26EbeuHd @aperren From South Asia, there's a fantastic anthology that's worth checking out - https://t.co/VWcM6vWNHu.
7/29
2020
@meredithdclark This is indeed wonderful news!! I hope to meet Dr. Harris sometime soon. And I really, really hope… https://t.co/nkrMLZxsJpWhat a great end to the week! Congratulations, @paulharris917!! https://t.co/uEhRAN4sVP
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7/24
2020
🚨 Global Fusion deadline for submissions extended to August 21! https://t.co/K89UmQfPj6 https://t.co/0oIy9YxmCI
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar @UVA @mediastudies alum @accote's first book - Gaming Sexism - is here! https://t.co/ACeVoXyKBj @accote @NYUpress Many, many congratulations! I'm so happy to see this out in the world and can't wait for a copy!
7/23
2020
@Ali_Christopher It was intense for a while there! VA summers are something else 😱
7/22
2020
@StewartColes @niba_saleem @S_DalCin @nvalenti11 Many congratulations!! And to your wonderful committee members as well!
7/20
2020
A spot of good news! @DailyProgress has a little note about Hardcover or Paperback, or family podcast project!… https://t.co/Orfs6tUSWT
7/18
2020
@Shoba_Bio Was this a workshop of sorts?
7/17
2020
@NomiDave and Moussa Yéro Bah on Amadou Diallo, Black Lives Matter, and the view from Guinea: https://t.co/F9tIm3qbKz
7/16
2020
JUST IN: The Trump administration is rescinding its directive issued last week that would have barred international… https://t.co/xAz6mjm8c5
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7/14
2020
Reading now. Mankekar is exemplary when it comes to mapping scholarship she is building on + citing generously. https://t.co/VyAhOEP9Gx‘Indira Gandhi to be PM’: French glacier melts to reveal Indian newspapers from 1966 https://t.co/ZkBYWYLWXN via @scroll_in
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar @JDMoorman @DMeyerend @DocDre So correct!! Do NOT listen to either of them.:( “Not only did they allow this person to continue to work at the university, but they promoted him...And contin… https://t.co/OshbzFm4Qf
7/13
2020
@racquelgates yeah, I don’t understand it either. But I’m also bracing for online learning come mid-late September.… https://t.co/d26Vg8JxXOthey begin w/ the news about @rickriordan bringing #PercyJackson to Disney Plus https://t.co/phvvK8CKzSNow online, the latest episode of Hardcover or Paperback, on the Percy Jackson series - Geeking it up with Greek My… https://t.co/JpYTltekw5on tenterhooks, even w/ just the online commentary! And I’m rooting for the Windies, of course!! @dwmulvin not watching, alas, but following along here! https://t.co/iNCppuhXgl
7/12
2020
Asian American groups need to speak up more on the issue of international students!! https://t.co/LjUcDdPR36
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7/10
2020
@_sandeepray Watching tonight! Will report back... @sepoy of course! Saw this a few years ago, will have to re-watch w/ the kiddos soon!Thanks to my fandom, my kids know about Holding & other West Indian greats. So I had them watch Holding and Ebony R… https://t.co/wtF4rNHQjD @DocDre Yes!
7/9
2020
Universities (with the exception of Harvard and MIT) respond to ICE statement: https://t.co/BsK01mARZS
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarWe are so excited for @jocelynjohnson! So many congratulations, and we can't wait to have My Monticello on our shel… https://t.co/aWt0byInph
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarListen to the great Michael Holding bring Black Lives Matter to the world of cricket & cricket commentary:… https://t.co/Y8tHA93Ol1Harvard+MIT’s suing of DHS/ICE is commendable. https://t.co/CjjfCZfel9 [the lack of process remains galling] https://t.co/oTWNUkchCD
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar @meredithdclark @jack_hamilton I can get on board this train!Hope @UVA & other univs take a broad view of racial equity & inclusivity. Faculty w/ secure positions, attend this… https://t.co/jVnzkiZyDKEarlier today, Provost Magill and I shared this email with our international students: https://t.co/8wOneC5QLs
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7/8
2020
@bilgeyesil1 Wait, what?! Like a co-working space?6 ways a drop in international students could set back US higher education https://t.co/bihbqmgSKt via @ConversationUS
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar @meredithdclark Yeah, I’m even skeptical about SCMS (march-ish?) and ICA :( @meredithdclark Never mind my earlier reply! So I'd say stick to the book if it means you get to start the fellowsh… https://t.co/KfC6P9PNzW @meredithdclark Can the 10 pg paper be a way to get the core of the chapter for the book worked out? If yes, then g… https://t.co/hgiijHpMPp @Yangguobin is the Zhejiang U event being recorded? @Yangguobin @johnljacksonjr @VWPickard @jacklqiu All the opening comments at the roundtable on Race, Commn., and De… https://t.co/ExXP8a0foT
7/7
2020
Calling for department chairs, deans, & univ admins to hold town halls with affected international students or meet… https://t.co/FAP0agyxgn
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar🤬🤬🤬🤬🤬🤬🤬🤬🤬 Please contact your dept chairs, deans or other admin and please send your international students an ema… https://t.co/KgG4LGfHi5
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarAs if international students need more stressors ... SEVP modifies temporary exemptions for nonimmigrant students… https://t.co/NGEDnFHt2S
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7/6
2020
@BrianRJacobson Congratulations, Brian!!
7/1
2020
Phase 3 😱😱 https://t.co/iqGw8dqSqALiterally just finding out about the London-Calcutta bus service which apparently existed well into the 70’s. Wow.… https://t.co/pXC4s4K2HJ
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6/29
2020
@savasavasava More here! https://t.co/rY3aJr0uIlYes! https://t.co/a0FABRnuh9
6/27
2020
This. On how *not* to think about diversity. Via @DocDre https://t.co/9O3L9gXiHlThis is a thread about the H-1B/Visa crisis, that so many tens of 1000s of people have been thrown into for no reason by @realDonaldTrump /1
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarViet Thanh Nguyen: “In putting Black subjectivity at the center, Lee also continues to put American subjectivity at… https://t.co/Iz5rhlAJKsAdding to my #globalmedia course syllabi - @limlouisa & @juliabergin1 on China's systematic campaign to re-shape th… https://t.co/fNwxyaj56E
6/25
2020
Higher Education is directly impacted. https://t.co/KKTrmwJNJR
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar @AynneKokas @UVA I really, really hope that @presjimryan and other university leaders are able to lobby hard behind… https://t.co/ShoDyFxSx3 @UVA At a minimum, those of us with the protections of tenure should be demanding that our univs at least pick up t… https://t.co/REBgIxQr7W @UVA And oh, don’t for a moment think it’s smooth sailing for international migrant students w/ PhDs. Getting a wor… https://t.co/1zMRrYjD05 @UVA Besides, screw the tenure clock and to hell with research and productivity. This is about being able to imagine a life. #highered @UVA We know how hard it is for assistant profs on tenure-track jobs now who need to travel for research, conferenc… https://t.co/1a8BwIv56y @UVA Spare a thought for all our recent grads with job offers - or struggling to get an OPT approved so they can find a job. #highered @UVA The order will also affect visa application process overseas. How are we going to recruit and, more importantl… https://t.co/Zwwc66dtGY @UVA Executive order will go into effect tonight: H-1B visas, H-2B visas, some J-1 and L visas will be suspended.Academic friends @UVA and around the country, your international/immigrant colleagues and students need your suppor… https://t.co/7qhCCNmsTg
6/23
2020
Your Alexa/Siri has nothing on The Supa Alarm (1962). Plays gentle music, wakes you up with a gentle shake, and get… https://t.co/iAWW1oCW03
6/22
2020
#kidlit friends. This looks great! https://t.co/epIbvLJ2rT
6/17
2020
This is me...my TL...and my book. https://t.co/7CHcWMp3Zf
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6/16
2020
@bilgeyesil1 @juliasonnevend That is unusual (I’d say 4-6 weeks would be a good timeframe to shoot for). If it’s a… https://t.co/wLmHufq0jN
6/15
2020

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