Matthew Sage smiles while looking to the side in front of a plain background.
Communication, Media and Theatre
College of Arts and Sciences
(773) 442-5957
Creative and Academic Writing, New Media, Audio and Video, Social Media, Pop Culture, Poetry, Fine Arts, Self-Publishing
Courses Taught
CMTM 377: Gender and Media
CMTM 366: Multimedia Storytelling
CMTC 305: Writing in CMT (WIP)
CMTM 250: Introduction to Audio Production
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

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

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


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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Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-5957
Office Hours
Monday, Wednesday: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
El Centro
Main Campus
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