Associate Professor of Cinema R.L. Rutsky recently published "Walter Benjamin and the Dispersion of Cinema," in Symploke; "Mutation, History and Fantasy in the Posthuman," in Subject Matters: A Journal of Communication and the Self; and "Surfing Technics: Direction and Dispersion in the Age of Information," in Experimenting: Essays with Samuel Weber.
College of Health and Human Services
Interim Associate Dean of the College of Health and Human Services James F. Murphy was elected president of the Academy of Leisure Sciences. He will serve in this capacity until October 2009.