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Media Studies Prof., Founding Dir., Global Media Studies Initiative @umigmsi; editor @MCSjournal.

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Joined Twitter 6/20/07


Who is sleeping tonight? https://t.co/ntKcuqljrz
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarIt is not Kashmir, nor is it India’s North East. A Central University campus in New Delhi in the last few days. Mus… https://t.co/BMZOfUx25u
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekarशर्म करो https://t.co/IuM6EIO2Rm
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarAngry Muslims on the streets is exactly what the BJP wanted. It plays into their hands. And so they kept pushing an… https://t.co/Sqx7Yvhst2
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarSee thread//thankful for the consistent reporting from scroll so far #istandwithjamia #CABProtest https://t.co/aJSIn8rTJr
Retweeted by Aswin PunathambekarTerrifying https://t.co/I1iCQj001l
12/15
2019
@DocDre @rrmc @iamcrunkadelic thank you! So much of this rests on how well a small group works together! I wouldn’t… https://t.co/cVZB2dYJn0
11/25
2019
This happened. https://t.co/UjQ0Pzvur0
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11/23
2019
@DocDre @dwbrunton @sepoy @tetisheri But your work clearly resonates across many, many lanes! @sepoy @tetisheri @DocDre More than anything, it’s great to see scholars like @sepoy and @tetisheri bring a creativ… https://t.co/iG6e81iaC3 @sepoy And @tetisheri has a terrific response that, among other things, pulls @DocDre’s work on African-American te… https://t.co/2ny6UoiFtbMust read for media & digital studies folks. @sepoy has a fantastic article that brings an understanding of area st… https://t.co/WaoFh9iRGOCan't wait for my copy of @SarahFlorini's book! https://t.co/Z21bx25vcV
11/22
2019
@MKraidy @AnnenbergCARGC @heysoke Warms my heart to see this! And I hope to make it to other such talks once I'm nearer :)
11/21
2019
.@UMGMSI and @AnnenbergCARGC folks, check out this amazing teaching resource that @liapold put together https://t.co/Rf3UeRLWvwToday in my Global Media Studies seminar we read and talked about REFUGEE SELFIES. It's maybe my favorite class s… https://t.co/p4QMFSzFzk
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11/20
2019
Wasn't easy to watch this because mum doesn't sugarcoat anything, doesn't self censor. Took me hours to get through… https://t.co/ENal3isGqs
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar.@derekjohnsonUW, one of the most insightful and prolific media scholars at work today, has a new book out! Get you… https://t.co/JSKAIW7EWs
11/18
2019
@msteinbrg @Concordia Wonderful! Congratulations! And I can’t wait to hear more in the coming months and years
11/17
2019
@sivavaid and needless to say, I’d be more than happy to visit and talk about social media in India, Modi and Hindu… https://t.co/aTWo6BM69P @sivavaid @mobinah @ipolitico there are some great chapters in the book that @arbitist and I edited (Global Digital… https://t.co/1tIHVygOms @sivavaid it would be great if you could incorporate work on social media w/ a focus on contexts often ignored in m… https://t.co/9UMFwHubdZFolks in Philly, this is your chance to hear about @heysoke's amazing research on television and digital media infr… https://t.co/ImFVaDxSFn
11/14
2019
@DocDre Thank you, my elder younger brother!The Transformation of India Is Nearly Complete https://t.co/BoFJNObL4p
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11/12
2019
From everyone @MCSjournal, thank you @arbitist for this wonderful engagement with Paddy Scannell’s essay re… https://t.co/dHeSQX3PsJ
11/11
2019
@DocDre @MCSjournal @DrTVLotz why are you surprised?!Paddy Scannell, historian, philosopher of media and communication, and co-editor of @MCSjournal reviews @DrTVLotz’s… https://t.co/7cVXrPlmjh @AnneHummert @DrTVLotz and the interesting thing is, we cannot address the first (and more interesting q’n, imo) wi… https://t.co/gP8eYH2nek @AnneHummert @DrTVLotz this is definitely worth debating! And there are two dimensions to this q’n of television hi… https://t.co/W2pXsgpfVI @DrTVLotz I'm hoping you will write a response! Or, perhaps others will be inspired to take up the provocation. @tupurc5 😊
11/8
2019
By far the best postdoctoral fellowship in global media & communication studies. Apply! https://t.co/uHOsvxrwoc
11/7
2019
@aperren @UTexasMoody This is great! Super helpful to kick off a discussion in class!
11/6
2019
@Debashree2017 @msteinbrg @tupurc5 Wonderful! Can't wait!
11/3
2019
@tetisheri @arbitist And both @arbitist and I are hoping to make it to ECREA sometime in the near future. @tetisheri @arbitist This means a lot, coming from a scholar like you! Thank you!
10/23
2019
@chaseledin @bsasling @benvyle @jonathanagray @creativemess Yes, please do! @bsasling @benvyle @chaseledin @jonathanagray @creativemess More than happy to take a quick look to see if it’s a g… https://t.co/Jd361mAsnQ
10/21
2019
If you want a lucid, generous, but also critical take on this year’s Nobel prize in economics, read this piece by… https://t.co/QcHA7LZwfu
10/18
2019
We are hiring at @CUBoulderMDST. Assistant or Associate Prof. specializing in critical media theory, with a focus o… https://t.co/uQRdMySfbd
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10/16
2019
If you're in #AnnArbor this Saturday, please consider attending the "Dismantling Casteism & Racism: Continuing the… https://t.co/IEHP0lHJDn
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar @dibsroy86 @arbitist @dalitdiva Not sure, but I’ll find out and send you the link to the video if there is a recording.
10/11
2019
I’m walking around Greenwich village with an ARC OF MY FUCKIN BOOK. I’m so giddy I can’t even handle it https://t.co/x7Q89b2p2M
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10/1
2019
Many of us at MIT are profoundly concerned. Heartened so many are speaking up, reflected in this letter (signed by… https://t.co/lwEfWaZKxJ
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9/19
2019
@IndiaCultureLab @kareempuff @RachelMJDwyer Thank you! This was a whirlwind! And I will continue to tweet responses… https://t.co/3LIaF5xZMm @IndiaCultureLab Of course, this doesn’t mean that fan/audience work did not exceed the boundaries that were set up… https://t.co/jTcmOgPJ5f @IndiaCultureLab That said, I do think that the Indian Idol-era of reality TV is critical b’cos it inaugurated a ne… https://t.co/bx4aIFGM2a @IndiaCultureLab *sigh* the pace at which the media scene has shifted (both culturally and politically) is daunting… https://t.co/xaASoX3seT @RachelMJDwyer @IndiaCultureLab @kareempuff @RachelMJDwyer and @kareempuff are right to stress the performative dim… https://t.co/MeRPLTnoVe @parmeshs @RachelMJDwyer @kareempuff @IndiaCultureLab Netflix, Amazon, and others are tapping into Indian nostalgia… https://t.co/mYIJrf9TbN @parmeshs @RachelMJDwyer @kareempuff @IndiaCultureLab We are seeing a lot of this in the digital domain for sure. I… https://t.co/kmmIFBaRWx @IndiaCultureLab @RachelMJDwyer @aswinp I love Gayatri Gopinath's essay "Bollywood Spectacles" where she discusses… https://t.co/k7vhEVocGr
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar @kareempuff @IndiaCultureLab @RachelMJDwyer We should dwell on @kareempuff’s point for a minute. So many Bollywood… https://t.co/CohoetUlBV @IndiaCultureLab @henryjenkins I’m sure you will hear more on this topic from @RukminiPande, S V Srinivas and other… https://t.co/brGiuEzSBR @IndiaCultureLab @henryjenkins As for #indianfandom, before we talk capital T Theory, we need to come to terms w/ i… https://t.co/uIPSN5yRBy @IndiaCultureLab @henryjenkins This conversation feat. Aditya Nigam, for instance, is interesting. https://t.co/IodXgmxHvJ 2/3 #Indianfandom @IndiaCultureLab @henryjenkins This is an issue not only for media studies but the humanities and social sciences w… https://t.co/CzzExs1FDF @parmeshs And I can’t ‘like’ @kareempuff’s amazing tweets fast enough!! @IndiaCultureLab There are some amazing scholars starting to do this work though. Follow @arbitist and @heysoke (po… https://t.co/AumutamUGv @IndiaCultureLab When it comes to Indian TV, we desperately need more scholarship on audiences. And not just in rel… https://t.co/ULe4TvzJco @IndiaCultureLab And in the Indian context, we are only now seeing a push to expand media studies beyond film Not s… https://t.co/iJzAwQ11l4 @IndiaCultureLab This has to do in part w/ the fact that the study of media in India got going w a focus on film. A… https://t.co/US2pJKnWPF @IndiaCultureLab This has to do in part w/ the fact that the study of media in India got going w a focus on film. A… https://t.co/MO2FZyev7HLooking forward to this conversation on #indianfandom and wishing I could be @IndiaCultureLab! https://t.co/4KgNiuXIXj
9/16
2019
@rcolintait @mznewman @d_kompare And what’s more, Netflix and co. are tapping into that nostalgia to create shows t… https://t.co/JjIqcVD3G2 @rcolintait @mznewman @d_kompare this sounds terrific! Quick q’n - has anyone written about how ideas reg. TV’s ‘go… https://t.co/NuFJifVicX
9/15
2019
@sulafaz It would be great to have your voice in the mix! @dibsroy86 please consider contributing!And it would be fantastic to hear from scholars affiliated with @ICAPopComm @ICAGCSC and other @icahdq. As you cons… https://t.co/dGrEFlgXS6 @BuBaykurt It would be fantastic to see submissions from @UMassAmherst grads and early-career scholars! Your dept.… https://t.co/yULfm0U2Q1 @AnnenbergCARGC @MKraidy @bilgeyesil1 - please help us spread the word in the NYC circuit, esp. among grad students… https://t.co/fzAvnE6XE3 @MCSjournal @WendyWillems_ , @africasacountry, @hwasser @seyramavle please help us reach out to scholars in various… https://t.co/d7jp9KKMn5.@AnnenbergCARGC @MKraidy - I know you guys have a lot to say on this particular subject! https://t.co/Dp7q2jFgdd @MCSjournal Here is the CFP for ‘Encounters with Western media theory’ from @MCSjournal. Please circulate widely, a… https://t.co/ZRlWcasaZZ @MCSjournal We hope that essays we publish will join a broader conversation in the field and shed light on how we c… https://t.co/TFXy939wDW @MCSjournal We are particularly interested in provocative essays that stem from your experiences in doctoral progra… https://t.co/Oipmdf5Vn2Media & Commn. studies is a global endeavor now, but graduate training remains rooted in Western philosophical trad… https://t.co/tGXK5JC129
9/13
2019
@RukminiPande @parmeshs The whole event sounds amazing, and I'm particularly sad to miss hearing @RukminiPande spea… https://t.co/ajcBmw6Niv
8/29
2019
@Debashree2017 @arbitist Yeah, we still have a long way to go when it comes to undoing India-centrism. But I do see… https://t.co/SUr5DriwXh @Debashree2017 @arbitist That is one amazing poster!! (And of course, delighted to hear that the book might work for your course!)
8/28
2019
@MariaRepnikova @MKraidy @newsprof1 @julia @juliasonnevend A number of entries (incl. one on ‘Globalization’ that I… https://t.co/IYo74bgbv2 @MariaRepnikova @MKraidy @newsprof1 @julia @juliasonnevend When I taught a freshman seminar on Global Media Dynamic… https://t.co/iV0yknyKaS
8/22
2019
@bilgeyesil1 @juliasonnevend @MKraidy @roudakova @TheDigitalStre1 @wyoumans @mediastudied I would also recommend th… https://t.co/YI8YgYJ2wgRespect https://t.co/9YPEfSgY8O
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8/21
2019
@parmeshs @IndiaCultureLab @henryjenkins @parodevi @uanjaria @kareempuff I so wish I could have been there for this… https://t.co/eKFp0nX3O1
8/19
2019
@DocDre I want to! Let's talk
8/13
2019
Hey @heysoke! Remember what I said about taking the time to figure out what you want from this line of work + think… https://t.co/gh4VBjvfdD
8/6
2019
@meredithdclark No doubt. It’s so damn hard to not get caught up in meeting those expectations. @meredithdclark It does take time. And that’s why your book will be good when it’s done! At the end of the day, you… https://t.co/yFB6kAFBcJ
8/5
2019
For all those watching helplessly/hopelessly as the situation in Kashmir unfolds, this is a thread with advice👇🏽 https://t.co/oIJUM3AaAF
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8/4
2019
This academic year gets better and better! Congrats to @dwbrunton! https://t.co/gGJeaZLsQZ
7/31
2019
@Courtney_BD @bsasling I need to do this for Spring 2020, and I’m now about to start designing a syllabus for a sem… https://t.co/hMcc0jNjPz
7/29
2019
The highlight of this academic year! Congrats, @heysoke! https://t.co/UVqaxMUfu9
7/24
2019
Promising cover, but like 'Leila' and 'Ghoul' (Netflix shows), the heavy-handed treatment of hindutva politics is s… https://t.co/rNOU2veSOnI live in London and I followed the Cricket World Cup closely. I had NO IDEA about this. What a story by… https://t.co/pCKQJsOyBu
Retweeted by Aswin Punathambekar'Rebel Sultans' is clearly written for folks who aren't going to track down and read scholarly accounts of the Decc… https://t.co/o8swrlukUW
7/22
2019
This sounds just like every faculty retreat I’ve been forced to attend once you substitute “diversity” for “cheese” https://t.co/gR5Y7yHbNp
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7/20
2019
A+! This essay on early-career parents - that’s what I’ve decided I am - is on target! https://t.co/Lfn07JEjK3 https://t.co/cC3xOb5VmE
7/16
2019
The Kiwis were robbed. Mukul Kesavan clarifies. https://t.co/F1iDmcgaVl
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7/15
2019

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