Professor Drew received his Ph.D. and M.A. in Communication from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania. He received a B.A. in English from Columbia University. His research focuses on media studies, ethnography, and popular culture. He has published journal articles and book chapters on popular culture practices including graffiti and karaoke. His book Karaoke Nights: An Ethnographic Rhapsody was published by AltaMira Press in 2001. His current research involves the history and practice of home audio recording, particularly the creation and exchange of mix tapes/CDs. Dr. Drew regularly teaches courses in media, popular culture, and research methods.