Matt Bernico

Matt Bernico

Instructor

Year Started at GC: 2013
Phone: 618.664.7074
Email: matt.bernico@greenville.edu
Areas of Responsibility:

Communication and Media Studies

Education:

Ph.D., Communication and Media Studies, European Graduate School, 2016.
M.A., Political Philosophy and Cultural Theory, University of Illinois in Springfield, 2013.
B.A., Philosophy, Greenville College, 2011.

Matt Bernico is an instructor of Communication and Media Studies. He has recently finished his PhD Dissertation "Anthro-Aesthetics: The Subtraction of Human Judgment." His primary interests are Media Studies, Rhetoric in Video Games and Media Archeology.

Courses

Speech Communication
Communication Theory
Public Relations
Senior Seminar
Persuasion/Argumentation
Media Studies



Publications and Presentations

Publications

Books
Introduction to Enclosures: Adventures In Acquiescence, Nick Houde, Atropos Press, 2015. 

Edited Volumes
Ontic Flows: From Digital to Post Humanities.  Co-editor w/ Manuela Kölke, Atropos Press. 2016.

Peer Reviewed Articles
Anthropodicy: An Anarchism of Things, Anarchist Developments in Cultural Theory, Editors: Nathan Jun & Jesse Cohn, Punctum Books, 2015. 

Paranoid Perfection: The Body without Organs of the Christian in This Is My Body: Philosophical Reflections on the Body in a Wesleyan Spirit. Editors: Christina Smerick & John Brittingham, Pickwick Publications. 2016.

The Posthumanities, Theorizing the Digital Humanities, Editors: Matt Bernico & Manuela Kölke, Atropos Press, 2016. 


Journals


Apocryphal Technology, Continent, Editors: Matt Bernico Co-Editor w/ Paul Boshears, Jamie Allen, Issue 5.3 / 2016. (Forthcoming)

Intangible Architecture, Continent, Editors: Matt Bernico Co-Editor w/ Lital Khaikin, Paul Boshears, Jamie Allen, Issue 4.3 / 2015 1-2.
http://continentcontinent.cc/index.php/continent/issue/view/19


Book Reviews


Review: Precarious Communism: Manifest Mutations, Manifesto Detourned – Richard Gilman-Opalsky, Rhizomes: Cultural Studies in Emerging Knowledge, Issue 27. 2014, 
http://rhizomes.net/issue27/bernico.html

Review: After the Future – Franco “Bifo” Berardi, Cognitariat: Journal of Contingent Labor, Vol 1. 2013,
http://oaworld.org/index.php/cognitariat/article/view/2/2


Presentations


The Peaceable Kingdom of Things, Wesleyan Philosophical Society,
San Diego, CA, March 9, 2016.

The Liturgy of Capitalism, Wesleyan Philosophical Society,
Mount Vernon, Ohio, March 5, 2015.

Wild Aesthetics, MPCA/ACA 2014, 
Indianapolis, Indiana, October 3, 2014.

Digital Specter, Plastic Corpse: Art in the Age of Digital Reproduction, Interdisciplinary Research Symposium 2014, 
European Graduate School, June 3, 2014.

Co-Conference Organizer with Spencer Compton: Interdisciplinary Research Symposium 2014, 
European Graduate School, June 3, 2014.

Digital Solidarity: Creating Autonomy in Cognitive Labor, Rethinking Marxism 2013,
University of Massachusetts in Amherst, September 19, 2013.

Baudrillard: Man of Ressentiment at Student Arts and Research Symposium,
University of Illinois in Springfield, April 12, 2013.

Multiculturalism and Feminism at Student Arts and Research Symposium, University of Illinois in Springfield, April 13, 2012.

Professional Affiliations

Midwest Pop Culture Association
Wesleyan Philosophical Society

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