Christian Higher Education Since 1892
Matt Bernico

Matt Bernico

Educational Technology Specialist

Year Started at GC: 2013
Phone: 618.664.7074
Areas of Responsibility:

Information technology, Media Studies


Ph.D., Communication and Media Studies, European Graduate School, Expected Completion 2016
M.A., Political Philosophy and Cultural Theory, University of Illinois in Springfield, 2013
B.A., Philosophy, Greenville College, 2011


HONR: 110.01/310.01 On Weirdness 

DM/PHL 347 Media Studies


Publications and Presentations


  • Review: Precarious Communism: Manifest Mutations, Manifesto Detourned-Richard Gilman-Opalsky, Rhizomes: Cultural Studies in Emerging Knowledge, Issue 27. 2014,
  • Review: After the Future – Franco “Bifo” Berardi, Cognitariat: Journal of Contingent Labor, Vol 1 (2013),
  • Peer Reviewed: Anthropodicy: An Anarchism of Things, Anarchist Developments in Cultural Theory, Editors: Nathan Jun & Jesse Cohn, Punctum Books, 2015.
  • Peer Reviewed: “Paranoid Perfection: The Body without Organs of the Christian“ in This Is My Body: Philosophical Reflections on the Body in a Wesleyan Spirit. Editors: Christina Smerick & John Brittingham. Pickwick Publications (forthcoming)
  • Edited Volumes: Theorizing the Digital Humanities. Co-editor w/ Manuela Kölke, Atropos Press. (forthcoming)
  • Book: Introduction to Enclosures: Adventures In Acquiescence, Nick Houde, Atropos Press, 2015. 

Conference Papers and Presentations:

  • Wild Aesthetics: Art in the Age of Digital Reproduction, MPCA/ACA Conference, Indianapolis, IN. (Oct. 3, 2014)
  • Digital Specter, Plastic Corpse: Art in the Age of Digital Reproduction at Interdisciplinary Research Symposium 2014, European Graduate School (June 3, 2014)
  • Digital Solidarity: Creating Autonomy in Cognitive Labor at Rethinking Marxism 2013, University of Massachusetts in Amherst, September 19, 2013.
  • Baudrillard: Man of Ressentiment at Student Arts and Research Symposium, University of Illinois in Springfield, April 12, 2013.

Professional Affiliations

Midwest Pop Culture Associatoon

About Matt Bernico

In addition to working as a Sr. Helpdesk Technician at Greenville College, Matt is an adjunct professor at the college. As an adjunct, he primarily teachers for the Master of Science in Management, Honors and Philosophy dept.

Matt is a fourth year PhD candidate in the Media and Communication program at the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, CH and is currently writing his dissertation. Matt also received an M.A. from the University of Illinois in Springfield (2012) in Political Philosophy and Cultural theory and a B.A. in Philosophy from Greenville College in 2010.

« Faculty Staff Directory