Teaching Experience

Faculty Observation Report, MEDST100: History of Media Technologies. November 16, 2016.

Student Evaluation Summary, MEDST100: History of Media Technologies. Fall 2016.


Brand of Brothers: Marketing the Islamic State,” Chapter inThe Media World of ISIS. Ed. Rosemary Pennington, Indiana University Press (forthcoming, 2017).

Communication Technologies and the Age of Arab Nationalism,” Graduate Thesis, Queens College CUNY, 2016 (Final draft as submitted to Queens College Reading Committee 12/14/16)

How to Fix the Fake News Problem,” CNN.com. November 16, 2016.

Is Social Media Turning You Into a Zealot?CNN.com. October 16, 2016.

Reich vs. Reich: Sex Economy and the Hardline Subculture,” Queens College CUNY, 2015

8-Bit Inspiration: How the Golden Age of Arcade Games Can Make You a Better Strategist and Designer, e-Book authored with Ian Alexander, Eat Media, New York, 2013.

Interviews, Presentations & Panels

Distributed Solidarities and Extremism,” Team Human Podcast. January 10, 2017.

Communication Technologies and the End of Arab Nationalism,” Queens College Media Studies Colloquium Series. November 30, 2016.

Making and Marketing Extremism,” Queens College Media Studies Colloquium Series. March 2, 2016.

Brand of Brothers: Marketing the Islamic State,” National Communication Association 101st Annual Convention. November 19, 2015. (transcript)


The Taoist Ethic and the Spirit of Global Capitalism,” A Night of Interactive Narrative. The Morbid Anatomy Museum. Gowanus, Brooklyn, May 26, 2015.


Research and reporting for Generation Like, PBS Frontline documentary, 2014.

Game, Software and Web Development

Designer and Developer, MetCraft: A Minecraft Gaming Platform for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2015. (scroll down page for article)

Project Manager, Rushkoff.com site redesign, winter 2015.