Graduate Student, Film and Media Studies Dept., UC Santa Barbara
Nicole Starosielski is a PhD student in Film and Media Studies at UCSB. Her current research interests include media historiography, perception and affect of digital media, and 3-D animation environments. She is also a media artist working in the integration of theory and production at the intersection of the humanities, sciences and arts. She has participated in the UCSB IGERT program in Interactive Digital Multimedia and is currently the research assistant for UCSB’s Center for Film, Television and New Media. Her recent projects include TechConnect (a mockumentary about technology and community), Bleach (an experimental ethnography on race, gender and family) and Minotour (a location-aware mobile tour application that weaves a spatial tale from Wikipedia).
Links: Web site
Research Sample: [under construction]
Contributions to Transliteracies Project:
CaveWriting and the CAVE Simulator
WordsEye: An Automatic Text-to-Scene Conversion System