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Press, Media & Publications

Nicole King, “Sounds of a City: Podcasts and Public Humanities in Baltimore,” Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, Volume 25, Number 1 (2021).

Nicole King and Michelle Stefano, “Community-Based Methods for Envisioning Deindustrialization: Mapping Baybrook and Mill Stories Projects of Baltimore, USA” in Onciul, B.A., Stefano, M.L., and Hawke, S., eds. Engaging Heritage: Engaging Communities (Suffolk: Boydell & Brewer, 2017), 119-137.

A Typology of the Publicly Engaged Humanities  Humanities for All,  Oct. 2018

Do Listen to Strangers  UMBC Grit-X, Oct. 2018

UMBC Shriver Center explores civil disobedience and social justice fifty years after Catonsville Nine UMBC News, April 28, 2018

Bickel, B., B. Shewbridge, R. Hübler, and A. Oskoz, 2017. Faculty reflections at the intersection of digital storytelling and community engagement. In Digital storytelling in higher education: International perspectives, ed. G. Jamissen, P. Hardy, Y. Nordkvelle and H. Pleasants, pp. 377-389.  London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Michelle Stefano and Bill Shewbridge screen ‘Mill Stories’ documentary in Baltimore UMBC News, March 8, 2016

‘Mill Stories’ documentary shows history of Sparrows Point, loss felt by former workers  Baltimore Sun, March 6, 2016

Strong as Steel: “Mill Stories” Recalls Sparrows Point Steelworkers  WYPR “Maryland Morning” March 4, 2016

UMBC humanities students produce radio series exploring history and culture of Baltimore’s Bromo Arts District UMBC News, Dec. 18, 2015

Baltimore Traces: Communities In Transition – Student Roundtable WEAA Marc Steiner Show, Dec. 11, 2015

Starting at Sparrows Point, humanities research amplifies voices and histories of Baltimore communities  UMBC News, Dec. 1, 2015

Mill Stories: Deindustrialization as Public History “Cross Ties”  Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities, Nov. 2015

UMBC Awarded Maryland Humanities Council Grant for “Mapping Dialogues” Project UMBC News, July 9, 2015

American Studies and Media and Communication Studies Students Produce Radio Series for The Marc Steiner Show UMBC News, May 28, 2015

UMBC Students Present Baltimore Traces: Station North in Transition WEAA Marc Steiner Show, May 22, 2015

UMBC Students Present Baltimore Traces: Greektown in Transition  WEAA Marc Steiner Show, May 22, 2015

Nicole King, “Preserving Places, Making Spaces in Baltimore: Seeing the Connections of Research, Teaching, and Service as Justice,” Journal of Urban History, May 2014, Vol. 40 (3), 425-449.

“The Mill Stories Project: Safeguarding the Living Cultural Heritage of the Sparrows Point Steel Mill, Maryland, USA”  United Nations Development Programme Global Thematic Consultation on the Post-2015 Development Agenda,  September 27, 2014

Baltimore Sun Features UMBC Faculty, Students in Front-Page BreakingGround Story  UMBC News, Feb. 12, 2013

UMBC students use new media to document a dying industrial past , Baltimore Sun, Feb. 11, 2013

Sparrows Point: A year after collapse, unsettled lives  This special feature from the Baltimore Sun features videos from the “Mill Stories” project