Shane Tilton

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Shane Tilton
Associate Professor of Multimedia Journalism; Program Lead of Writing and Multimedia Studies
Performing Arts Center 117
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Employee degree:

BA, Muskingum University

MA, Ohio University

PHD, Ohio University


Recent Scholarship:

Tilton, S. (2022). Meme Life: The social, cultural, and psychological aspects of memetic communication. Ft. Worth, TX: Leyline Publishing. 

Tilton, S. & Tilton, B. (2022). Team Rocket and The Gaman of a Pokémon Trainer: A case study of chaos and order. In A.M. Bean (Ed.), The Psychology of Pokémon. Ft. Worth, TX: Leyline Publishing.

Tilton, S. (2020). The Journalism Breakdown: Writing multimedia journalism content in the era of changing media systems and economic models. Columbus, OH: CFSC Publishing.

Tilton, S. (2020). A Layover of Food: Understanding Anthony Bourdain’s approach towards describing cultures through culinary interactions and journalism. In C.D. Reinhard, B. Chin, and J.E. Largent (Eds.), Eating Fandom: Intersections between fans and food cultures. London, UK: Routledge.

Classes Taught:

CAMS 1101: Introduction to Convergent Media
CAMS 1301: Presentational Speaking
CAMS 2001: Media Analysis and Studies
CAMS 2101: News Writing
CAMS 2111 (WAMS 2301): Layout and Design
CAMS 2151: Multimedia Writing
CAMS 2391 (WAMS 3211): Memes and Society
CAMS 3001: Communication Research Methods
CAMS 3111: Editing
CAMS 3121: Convergent Publishing
CAMS 3141: Video Storytelling
CAMS 4121: Computer Assisted Reporting
TREX 1001: Ohio Northern Live
WAMS 1001: Introduction to Writing and Multimedia Studies
WAMS 2201: Digital Newsroom
CAMS 2161: Multimedia Journalism Practicum
CAMS 3171: Multimedia Journalism Internship
CAMS 4181: Multimedia Journalism Capstone
CAMS 4191: Multimedia Journalism Independent Studies