In the News


July 2015 - Invited to join the Editorial Board of Publishing Research Quarterly, an academic journal published by Springer, as its sole representative member based in the UK.

April 4, 2015 - Gave an invited lecture on "Global Manga: 'Japanese' Comics without Japan?" at the Manga at a Crossroads Symposium at the Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum.

April 2, 2015 - Article published in Journal of Scholarly Publishing was featured in the April issue of Informed Librarian Online.

March 15, 2015 - Quoted in a Glammonitor article on manga and female body image.

March 10, 2015 - "Producing Comics Culture" (2010) featured in Routledge's open access Comic Book and Graphic Novel Collection.

January 22, 2015 - Quoted in GQ UK articles on Hollywood and manga here and here.

July 28, 2014 - 'Cultures of Comics Work,' edited by Casey Brienza and Paddy Johnston, call for book chapters is now open. Deadline for submission is November 30, 2014.

June 2014 - Recipient of an American Sociological Association ISA Travel Grant.

September 2013 - Recipient of a SHARP/DHSI Scholarship to attend the Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria (British Columbia, Canada) in June 2014.

May 16, 2013 - Recipient of the LSE Review of Books's Biteback Biteback Prize for Most-Read Review in Media and Cultural Studies.

December 21, 2011 - Sociologists for Women in Society press release.

November 1, 2011 - Op-ed about superhero comics and gender published on Cambridge University website.

January 31, 2011 - My article for Graphic Novel Reporter has been cited in an article translated by the Asahi Shimbun from the Anime Anime Japan Ltd. website.

January 19, 2011 - NYWIFT Takes On Adaptation and the Digital Narrative

November 24, 2010 - Brienza and Priego: The Impact of the Budget Cuts in the United Kingdom on Postgraduate Education posted at 4Humanities

November 21, 2010 - "International Opportunities for Scholars in Communication and Related Disciplines," Report of a mini-conference held as part of the National Communication Association Conference, November 2010, San Francisco, United States

October 13, 2010 - Full audio available of the New York Comic Con/New York Anime Festival Anime in Academia panel

August 22, 2010 - Mentioned in #ASA2010, Multi-tasking the Academic Conference posted at Inside Higher Ed

April 2, 2010 - Categorizing Manga by Standardizing the Paratext posted at In Media Res

June 15, 2009 - Casey Brienza '03 Earns Cambridge Scholarship

November 20, 2007 - Named one of North America's top five manga experts in an Interview with Jason Thompson, author of Manga: The Complete Guide

April 25, 2003 - Three Fulbright Winners Prepare for International Work

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