Where to Study Michael Jackson 2016

Events & Courses from The Journal of Michael Jackson Academic Studies


Events & Courses from Third-Parties Worldwide

Albuquerque, NM 87131, USAUniversity of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, United States (Cinematic Arts Department)

In this incredible and dynamic course, Professor, Nina Fonoroff provides a look at Jackson’s body of artistic work as key to his vast influence on popular culture over the past fifty years, with an emphasis on the short films he created over the course of his career— from 1980s works like “Thriller,” “Billie Jean,” and “Bad,” through the films for his “Dangerous” and “HIStory” albums in the 1990s, and beyond.


Merrimack College, North Andover, MA, United States

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In this groundbreaking academic course, Professor, Marie Plasse in the field of English, teaches students how to “read” Michael Jackson as a cultural text, exploring Jackson’s myriad of artistic contributions using a wide and varied range of sources.


American University, Washington, DC, United States of AmericaAmerican_University_Logo.svg
Offering a fresh perspective in an exciting course, Dr Tristan Cabello focuses on one of Michael Jackson’s most fundamental facets of genius, his cross-cultural reach, Cabello’s course leads students on a wonderful journey through Jackson’s global transmission and reception.


Brad Sundberg’s In The Studio With MJLogo-In-The-Studio-With-Michael-Jackson
Sundberg’s groundbreaking seminars are a delightful journey through the recording process of Michael Jackson, revealing never-before-seen details about Jackson’s production techniques through the years. Sundberg’s first-person accounts of the studio process, along with his unique perspective offer a once-in-a-lifetime experience, referred to as MJU (Michael Jackson University). Price Range: $185-$599


City Academy, London(c) City Academy
Classically trained tutor, Tarnya Neil teaches Michael Jackson’s choreography in a vibrant celebration of Jackson’s moves in a range of Jackson oriented dance courses in the heart of London. Course Length: 1-7 weeks. Price Range: £15-£105.


Kingvention 2016
cropped-KV-LOGO2016-small-1.jpgElizabeth and Karin, the editors and co-founders of The Journal of Michael Jackson Academic Studies will be exhibiting at Kingvention, Europe’s biggest Michael Jackson Convention, at the Park Plaza Hotel, Victoria, London on the 10th of September, 2016. They will be hosting a Michael Jackson Studies Giveaway with up to £2000 of prizes, recording a live episode of their podcast, Michael Jackson’s Dream Lives On: An Academic Conversation and selling exclusive MJ Studies products and online courses. Click here to find out more.


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