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Daniel Sinker

Journalism faculty member at Columbia College, Chicago

Daniel Sinker is an Assistant Professor at Columbia College<br /> Chicago, where he has a focus in entrepreneurial journalism<br /> and the mobile web. He is the founder and chief technologist of the mobile storytelling project <a href="http://www.cellstories.net">CellStories</a> and was the founder of the influential underground culture magazine Punk Planet and the editor of its line of fiercely independent books, Punk Planet Books. He is also a graphic designer whose design for Joe Meno's "Hairstyles<br /> of the Damned" was named one of the 25 "new classic" book covers of<br /> the last 25 years by Entertainment Weekly.<br /> <br /> He was a 2007-08 John S. Knight Fellow at Stanford University, where<br /> he studied the impact of mobile technologies on traditional publishing<br /> models, and recieved his BFA in video production and new media from<br /> the School of the Art Institute in 1996.<br /> <br /> All of his various online activities are collected at <a href="http://sinker.tumblr.com">Daniel Sinker's Metablog</a> and he is on Twitter @dansinker.