Matthew Sage smiles while looking to the side in front of a plain background.
Matthew
Sage
Instructor
Communication, Media and Theatre
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone
(773) 442-5957
Expertise
Creative and Academic Writing, New Media, Audio and Video, Social Media, Pop Culture, Poetry, Fine Arts, Self-Publishing
Courses Taught
CMTM 366: Multimedia Storytelling
CMTC 305: Writing in CMT (WIP)
CMTM 160: Introduction to Cinema
Research Interests
American Cinema, New Media, Human Experience and Digital Mediation, Publishing and Small Press Culture, Fine Arts, Poetics, Counter Culture
Education

M.F.A. - Writing - School of the Art Institute of Chicago

B.A. - Creative Writing (Poetry) - Colorado State University

Background

Professor Matthew Sage is a multimodal artist who has worked across many genres and forms; from writing poems for Rocky Mountain National Park, to collaborating as a musician and sound designer with acclaimed performance artist Pope.L at the Art Institute of Chicago, to operating an internationally acclaimed private press record label out of his basement for nearly a decade. Sage makes work interested in exploring how historical forms interact with modern technology. Schooled in classical poetry, Sage transmits his interests in fine arts and classical historicism into new technological manifolds. He has performed at the MOMAPS1 in New York, and has worked extensively with the Art Institute of Chicago as a performer and graduate ambassador. 

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5500 North Saint Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Phone
(773) 442-5957
Office Hours
Monday and Wednesday 11 a.m.-noon (Main Campus)
Friday: 9-9:50 a.m. (El Centro)
El Centro
Main Campus
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