Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalist, and Cinematic Arts, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California
Henry Jenkins is the Provost’s Professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts at USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. He is also the principal investigator on the Media Activism Participatory Politics project. Jenkins joined USC from MIT, where he was Peter de Florez Professor in the Humanities. He directed MIT’s Comparative Media Studies graduate degree program from 1993 to 2009. Jenkins has written several books, most recently co-authoring Reading in a Participatory Culture: Remixing Moby-Dick in the Literature Classroom and Spreadable Media: Creating Meaning and Value in a Networked Society.