Associate Professor

About

  • Role:

    Faculty
  • Position:

    • Associate Professor
  • Department:

    • Communication Studies
  • Education:

    • Ph.D., Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Curriculum Vitae:

Biography

Nick Marx is an Associate Professor of media studies, specializing in television studies, media industry studies, digital media culture, representations of race and ethnicity, and comedy studies.  He is co-editor of Saturday Night Live and American TV (Indiana University Press, 2013) and The Comedy Studies Reader (University of Texas Press, 2018) and author of Sketch Comedy: Identity, Reflexivity, and American Television (Indiana University Press, 2019).  His research has appeared in Television and New Media, Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, and in the anthology How to Watch Television (New York University Press, 2013).

You can follow Nick on Twitter (@marxnick) and access his scholarship at his Academia.edu profile.

Courses

  • SPCM 341 – Evaluating Contemporary Television

  • SPCM 342 – Critical Media Studies