Dan Sinker

Dan Sinker, Columbia College Chicago

Entrepreneurial Journalism thru the Mobile Web

The creator of the notorious Twitter feed, @MayorEmanuel, Daniel Sinker is an Assistant Professor at Columbia College Chicago, where he has a focus in entrepreneurial journalism and the mobile web. A writer, designer, and programmer, he is  the founder and developer of the local election trackerChicagoMayoralScorecard.com, and the mobile storytelling project CellStories.net. Sinker was founding editor of the influential underground culture magazine Punk Planet until its closure in 2007, and his book The F**cking Epic Twitter Quest of @MayorEmanuel will be published soon....

Read more about Dan Sinker on the One State site.

One State Together in the Arts is a biannual conference, co-presented by Arts Alliance Illinois and the Illinois Arts Council and made possible by generous support from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency; the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; and the Joyce Foundation.  One State Together In The Arts enables state-wide arts educators, practitioners, organizers and administrators to come together to share new ideas, fresh perspectives, build networks and be inspired by the work that is being made throughout Illinois. On May 23 - 24th, 2011 the conference was held in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois, featuring ten speakers across all of the arts disciplines who each personify or inspire a Creative Breakthrough.  Their presentations are available online courtesy of the Arts Alliance Illinois.

Published by CAR_Tempestt on Thu, 06/30/2011 - 3:24pm
Updated on Wed, 12/18/2013 - 2:07pm