Research, Editorial, Content Management and Multimedia Designer
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Researcher, editorial director, and multi-platform creative, David Metcalfe currently acts as a contributing editor for Reality Sandwich, The Revealer, the online journal of NYU’s Center for Religion and Media, and The Daily Grail. He writes regularly for Evolutionary Landscapes, Alarm Magazine, Modern Mythology, Disinfo.com, The Teeming Brain and The Eyeless Owl.
His writing has been featured in The Immanence of Myth (Weaponized 2011), Chromatic: The Crossroads of Color & Music (Alarm Press, 2011) and Exploring the Edge Realms of Consciousness (North Atlantic/Evolver Editions 2012). He has participated in and presented talks at the Observatory Room in Brooklyn, Homeroom Chicago, and has hosted successful webinars for Evolver Learning Labs. Under the auspices of Liminal Analytics, Metcalfe co-hosts a popular lecture series focused on the material aspects of exceptional experiences at the Observatory Room with critically acclaimed photographer Shannon Taggart.
In collaboration with Dr. R. Andrew Chesnut, Chair of Catholic Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University and Liminal Analytics, Metcalfe's most recent efforts have been focused on studying the growing devotional tradition associated with Santa Muerte (Saint Death) in the Americas.
Metcalfe focuses on applied cultural, psychological and philosophic approaches to real world solutions.
- Acquiring/analyzing complex qualitative data sets
- Primary/secondary research
- Strategic relationship development
- Strategic digital media
- Content development
- Demographic, Psychographic and Technographic profiling