Conference Organizers

Anna Stielau is a second year PhD candidate in the Department of Media, Culture and Communication at NYU. Her current research centers on race, redress and representations of the future in South Africa.

Aaron Doughty is a second year PhD student in the department of Media, Culture and Communication. His work address video games through a mixture of phenomenology, aesthetics, and critical race studies.

Ian McKenzie is a second year PhD candidate in the department of Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU. He did his BFA and his MA at Pratt Institute. His current research focuses on the techniques and technologies of communist transition, with a specific interest in economic cybernetics, land redistribution, and the relation of reparations in the US to both communism and transition.