Environment, technology and the future of food

Environment, technology and the future of food

Assistant Professor of Media Studies Zenia Kish investigates Silicon Valley entrepreneurs’ “remaking” of basic food processes and how they pitch new products as edible, desirable and a way to address climate change and future food scarcity. She also researches the farm as a “media text” sown with digital technologies and questions of where our food comes from and where it’s going.


Media studies is a field growing increasingly diverse in areas of culture, environment and technology. If the idea of studying a multifaceted subject excites you, head to the Department of Media Studies​​ to see all that awaits!