The Center for Advanced Media Studies

CAMS facilitates the historical, cultural, and linguistic analysis of how ideas are communicated in the mass media through events, courses, and graduate fellowships.

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Earn a Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate Program in Film and Media educates doctoral candidates in the theory, aesthetics, and history of film, video, and other audiovisual media.

Become A Fellow

Fellows, who can come from any discipline in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, focus on a media-related aspect of their research and studies during the fellowship.

Film Screening of “A Missing Tale”

Film Screening of “A Missing Tale”

¬†Join CAMS on March 29, 2023 for a screening of the Hungarian documentary film, “A Missing Tale” (2022), by Klara Trencsenyi. The date and location will be announced in spring 2023. The film is part of the CAMS film series¬†Films You Cannot See Anywhere Else, which highlights unique and important films with small, local distribution. […]

A Pioneer at the Podium

A Pioneer at the Podium

‘The Conductor,’ a documentary directed by JHU Professor of Media Studies Bernadette Wegenstein, explores the trailblazing career of conductor Marin Alsop.

March 10-13: NeMLA 2022 in Baltimore

March 10-13: NeMLA 2022 in Baltimore

We will take advantage of our much-awaited annual gathering to think and rethink in person our practices of care, intellectual and otherwise, and reframe these in light of our new or renewed priorities. We understand care as the practice of interdependency, admitting our vulnerabilities as humans, animals, and other living organisms of the pre- and […]