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Score one for the left coast. Henry Jenkins, professor of literature and director of comparative media studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will take a joint position in the USC Annenberg School for Communication and the USC School of Cinematic Arts.The move, scheduled for July 2009, bolsters USC’s bragging rights as a West Coast hub for digital media studies. The school has been steadily building its roster of researchers with expertise in social media, video games, virtual worlds and online video.

Henry Jenkins coming to USC | Technology | Los Angeles Times

All the cool kids are moving West, don’t ‘cha know 😉

Click on the link for a quote and another link to the video of him speaking about his big move.

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