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Associate Professor, Dr. Arthur Cromwell
(740) 593-0741
RTV Building 225
cromwell@ohio.edu

Education

Ph.D., Telecommunications: Ohio University

M.A., Telecommunications: Ohio University

B.A., History: Howard University


Scholarly Interests 

Dr. Cromwell’s areas of expertise include the history of broadcasting, television genre history, African-American broadcast history, and documentary history. 

 

Selected Publications

Recent articles include “The Cultural Underground Railroad: African-American Performance Art (Jazz) within Indigenous Circulation Modes” (2005), “The Persistence of Memory: The Ethnography of a Black Appalachian Enclave” (2004), and “Tastin’ Up South-Cincinnati, Bar-B-Que, and Memory: An Ethnographic Digestif” (2003). He has also worked on a nationally televised documentary "Black Boy: Richard" and most recently co-produced a segment of WOUB's "Intouch." 

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Thu, Sep 18 at 8:00 PM