Joseph Nathan Cohen

Department of Sociology, CUNY Queens College, New York, NY


This page is a local compilation of links to my YouTube videos. I have experimented with using short videos as part of my work since 2011.  My professorship, which began in 2007, overlapped with the dramatic rise of YouTube as a major mass communications medium.  I watched students flock from television and text to short streaming video en masse.  These videos were experiments to see how the department could engage that new medium, while ultimately still delivering on its mandate to create and disseminate scholarly information to the public.  My most popular video, Validity