Henry Jenkins

Expert in popular culture, social media and online fan communities

Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalism and Cinematic Arts, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Principal Investigator, Project New Media Literacies


  • transmedia storytelling
  • popular culture and public culture
  • entertainment
  • criticism
  • media history
  • networks and networked computer games
  • new media
  • social networking Web sites
  • science fiction and other online fan communities
  • education
  • the early history of film comedy

Additional Information

  • Author, Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide, on the subject of transmedia storytelling
  • Worked with MacArthur Foundation to shape media literacy program designed to explore effects of participatory media on young people

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