Summer 2012 Fellow
Chelsey is a Doctoral Candidate in the Department of Language and Literacy and a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholar. Chelsey’s research examines the ways in which capacity operates in international youth media programming, specifically at the intersection of democratic participation, youth media production, and civic engagement. Chelsey’s dissertation addresses these concerns in a youth media and community development program located in rural Nicaragua. She holds an MA in Media Studies from the New School and a BA in Gender/Feminist Studies in Spanish and Community, Expression & Culture from Pitzer College.