PLASMA 2024!

PLASMA 2024 Schedule.

PLASMA 2024 Schedule

MONDAY February 5th, The Department of Media Study's PLASMA (Performances, Lectures, And Screenings in Media Art)​ presents an IN-PERSON lecture and screening by Kalpana Subramanian, PhD at 6:15 pm EST in the Center for the Arts, Room 112.

As always, PLASMA lectures are free and open to the UB community and the public. 

For remote access to the series, use Zoom Meeting ID: 983 4611 3436 with PASSWORD: 178187

Kalpana Subramanian, PhD is a scholar-practitioner of film and media arts focusing on experimental practices through a transcultural and interdisciplinary lens. Her films have showcased at several prestigious venues worldwide and won various awards and honors. Her research has been supported by a Fulbright fellowship (University of Colorado Boulder), the UK Environmental Film Fellowship and the Humanities Institute Advanced PhD. Fellowship and the New York State Council on the Arts among others. She is presently an Assistant Teaching Professor at the Department of Media Study at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

PLASMA is sponsored by the University at Buffalo's Department of Media Study and funding is provided by the Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The series is taught and organized by Dr. Elia Vargas, Visiting Assistant Professor of Media Study, with co-sponsorship from the UB Department of Art, Coalesce: Center for Biological Art, The Buffalo Institute of Contemporary Art, and the UB Digital Humanities Research Workshop.

Upcoming PLASMA Lectures:


Monday February 12 LAURA KRANING

Monday February 19 CAMERON GRANGER

Monday February 26 MATT PETERSON



Monday March 25 CECI MOSS

Monday April 1   JENSON LEONARD

Monday April 8   ANNE PASEK

Monday April 15 TJ DEMOS

Monday April 22 ORPHAN DRIFT

Monday April 29 MARK SHEPARD

Monday May 6    CHRISTINE MARIE 


For more information regarding the series:

The recordings of previous presentations can be found on MediaStudy@UB's PLASMAYouTube Channel