Black Media Studies

Black Media Studies (BMS) is a multidisciplinary area of scholarship that bricolages a variety of approaches and methods to study the relationships between media, culture, and racial politics, particularly as it relates to people of African descent. BMS is also interested in the use of digital technologies to design and make media that connects to the cultural practices of black people.

Read about how we are incubating the development of black media studies.

Black Media Studies faculty founders include: Susana MorrisJoycelyn WilsonAndre Brock, and John Thornton (shown respectively).