Anna Greenspan

Anna Greenspan
Associate Director for the Interactive Media Arts Program, Assistant Professor of Contemporary Global Media, NYU Shanghai; Global Network Assistant Professor, NYU
Email
ag158@nyu.edu
Room
938
Office Phone
+86 (21) 20595072

Anna Greenspan is Associate Director for the Interactive Media Arts Program, Assistant Professor of Contemporary Global Media, at NYU Shanghai and is a Global Network Assistant Professor at NYU. She holds a PhD in Continental philosophy from Warwick University, UK. While at Warwick, Anna was a founding member of the Cybernetic culture research unit (ccru).  Her research focuses on urban China and emerging media. Anna was the cofounder of the Shanghai Studies Society as well as the research hub Hacked Matter. She also runs a digital humanities project, Moveable Feasts, that maps Shanghai’s street food. Her latest book Shanghai Future: Modernity Remade was published by Oxford University Press in 2014. Anna is currently working on a book on China and the Wireless Wave. She maintains a personal website at www.annagreenspan.com.


Research Interests

  • Continental philosophy
  • Urban Asia
  • Cyberculture
     

Education

  • PhD, Philosophy
    University of Warwick
  • MA, Continental Philosophy
    University of Warwick