Tony Tran


Tony Tran is a Media and Cultural Studies PhD student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Communication Arts. He was awarded a Fulbright Student Research Fellowship in Vietnam at the Hanoi Academy of Theater and Cinema (2010-2011). During this time, he conducted ethnographic research on informal media networks while working in pirate DVD shops around Hanoi. He is currently a member of the Editorial Board for the graduate student academic journal The Velvet Light Trap and a Contributing Editor for the media and cultural studies blog Antenna. As a team member of Project Arclight, Tran will serve as Lead Software Developer in the US. His technical skills include web design (HTML, CSS, Dreamweaver, Photoshop), video editing (Adobe Premiere), and programming languages (Javascript, JQuery, XSLT).