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Media Arts & Studies

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


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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Super-America! Workshop Session 1 

Common Room, 35 Park Place 
Thu, Nov 20 at 4:00 PM


Super-America! Workshop Session 2 

Common Room, 35 Park Place 
Fri, Nov 21 at 4:00 PM


Subversive Crafternoon 

35 Park Place 
Sun, Nov 23 at 3:00 PM


Thanksgiving Break! 

Wed, Nov 26 at 12:00 AM


Finals Week 

Mon, Dec 8 at 8:00 AM