Mr Literati is the work of Nathanael Edward Bassett. A graduate of the Media Studies Program at the New School, he is now pursuing a PhD student at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
His experience includes working as an artist/instructor at Youth Rights Media in New Haven, Connecticut, freelance videography, social media outreach for Democracy Now! and Captured Times Productions, working with Missouri State University Relations as a New Media Specialist, and multimedia production for Rare Breed Youth Services. He also contributes his time as an associate editor for the new refereed journal, Itineration.
His work currently focuses on understanding the personal and social implications of new media use on identity and memory, and the alternative practices of non-users. His research interests include philosophy of technology, and critical theory.
(Older writings available through A Leap Of Bad Faith)
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