Jeffrey Sconce is Associate Professor in the Screen Cultures program. He is the author of Haunted Media: Electronic Presence from Telegraphy to Television (2000) and the editor of Sleaze Artists: Cinema at the Margins of Taste, Style, and Financing (2007). His new book, The Technical Delusion: Electronics, Power, Insanity will be published by Duke University Press in 2018.
|PhD||Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison|
|MA||Radio/TV/Film, University of Texas-Austin|
|BS||Radio/TV/Film, University of Texas-Austin|
|BA||English, University of Texas-Austin|
"The Ghostularity," Communication + 1, Volume 4 (Spring 2015)
"Des médias hantés (entretien)." Hippocampe 11 (Summer 2014)
"Altered Sex: Satan, Acid, and the Erotic Threshold." Sex Scenes: Media and the Sexual Revolution. Edited by Eric Schaefer. Duke University Press, 2014.
"Explosive Boredom." ‘B’ for Bad: Aesthetics, Politics, and Cultural Value. Edited by Claire Perkins and Constantine Verevis. SUNY Press, 2014.
Ultraghosts. Blurb (2014), "Media Mediums" exhibition, Galerie YGREC (Paris, France).
"La théorie du cinéma : que veut-elle de nous?" Théorème 15 (2012)
"When Worlds Collide," Exploded Fortress of Solitude. New York: Gagosian Gallery/Rizzoli International, 2011.
Jeffrey Sconce. Sleaze Artists: Cinema at the Margins of Taste, Style, and Politics. Duke University Press, 2007.
"Movies: A Century of Failure," in Sleaze Artists: Cinema at the Margins of Taste, Style, and Politics. Duke University Press, 2007.
"A Vacancy at the Paris Hilton." Fandom: Identities and Communities in a Mediated World. Ed. by Jonathan Gray, Cornel Sandvoss and C. Lee Harrington. NYU Press, 2007.
"I've Got This Strange Feeling: A Discussion Between Mike Kelley and Jeffrey Sconce" in Mike Kelley: Interviews, Conversations, and Chit-Chat (1986-2004). Ed. by John C. Welchman. Dijon: Les Presses du reel, 2006.
Recent Awards and Honors
2004-2005 - Ameritech Chair in Communications
2003-2004, 2004-2005 - AGS Faculty Honor Roll
|RTVF 230||Media Contexts|
|RTVF 402||Media and Irony|
|RTVF 322||The Horror Film|
|RTVF 410||Textual Analysis|
|RTVF 326||Exploitation Cinema|
|RTVF 326||Irrational Media|
|RTVF 422||Narration and Culture|