Prof. Beth Coleman headshot

Beth Coleman

Associate Professor Prof. Beth Coleman headshot
Email:
beth.coleman@utoronto.ca
Phone:
905-569-4706
Office Location:
CCT 4013

Programs: CCIT and DEM; Graduate Appointment at Faculty of Information
Specialization: Critical race theory, big data, game studies, media theory, transmedia art and design

Dr. Coleman researches experimental digital media, specializes in race theory, game culture and literary studies. She is currently working on two books and has previously published Hello, Avatar, a critically acclaimed book examining the many modes of online identity and how users live on the continuum between virtual and the real. She has also curated numerous art exhibits and media installations within North America and in Europe. Her current research investigates aspects of human narrative and digital data in the engagement of global cities, including aspects of locative media/mobile media and smart cities.