• Ken Wark

    Chair, Culture and Media

    Office Location:

    Eugene Lang Building


    “The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways. The point, however, is to change it.”

    Recent Publications:

    • The Spectacle of Disintegration, Verso Books, 2013
    • Telesthesia: Communication, Culture & Class, Polity Press, 2012
    • The Beach Beneath the Street: The Everyday Like and Glorious Times of the Situationist International, Verso Books, 2011
    • Gamer Theory, Harvard University Press, 2007
    •  A Hacker Manifesto, Harvard University Press, 2004
    • Dispositions, Salt Publications, Cambridge, 2002
    • Speed Factory, (co-author) Fremantle Art Centre Press, Fremantle, 2000
    • Celebrities, Culture and Cyberspace, Pluto Press, Sydney, 1998
    • The Virtual Republic, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1997
    • Virtual Geography, Indiana University Press, 1994

    Research Interests:

    Media theory, new media, critical theory, cinema, music, visual art.

    Current Courses:

    Media and Design Theory

    Independent Study (Open Campus)

    Independent Study (Open Campus)

    Intro to Cultural Studies

    World Cinema

    How to Give Good Meme

    Independent Study (Open Campus)

    Media and Design Theory

    Honors Thesis (Open Campus)

    Dean's Honor Symposium (Open Campus)