Professor Mia Bloom will be part of a plenary session Children and Armed Conflict for the 2016 Noble Peace Prize Forum from June 6-8. Professor Bloom will be part of a discussion with Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict Leila Zerrougui. For more information please click here.
Professor Carrie Freeman’s book “Framing Farming: Communication Strategies for Animal Rights” (2014, Rodopi Press) has been announced as a National Indie Excellence Book Awards finalist in the “social/political change” book category. This is a national book awards competition for independent publishers. To read more about this award click here.
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Congratulations to Media & Society Ph.D student Megan Hodgkiss for being the 2016 Alumni Graduate Student Scholarship recipient. The Alumni Graduate Student Scholarship is awarded by the Georgia State Alumni Association.
Dr. Mia Bloom conducts ethnographic field research in Europe, the Middle East, and South Asia and speaks eight languages. She has authored books and articles on terrorism and violent extremism including Dying to Kill: The Allure of Suicide Terror (2005), Living Together After Ethnic Killing [with Roy Licklider] (2007), Bombshell: Women and Terror (2011), and… more »
GSUTV a partnership between the Communication department and Georgia Public Broadcasting co produced the 2016 Shuler Awards
Congratulations to all of the recipients. If you would like to know more about GSUTV and get involved please click here.
For students interested in learning fully online, please look for two exciting new offerings on GoSolar for the Fall, 2016 term.
Dr. Colleen McEdwards, a 30-year journalism industry veteran and former CNNI anchor and correspondent, will be leading two fully online versions of Journalism 3010 and Journalism 4180. Advanced Media Writing and Editorial and Critical… more »
Graduate student Zoe Carney and Professor Mary Stuckey have been awarded the Rose B. Johnson Award. The Rose B. Johnson Award is given to “the most outstanding essay” published in Southern Communication Journal in 2015. The essay is Carney, Z. Hess & M. Stuckey. 2015. The World as the American Frontier: Racialized Presidential War Rhetoric. Southern… more »
Professor Mia Bloom quoted in New York Times article “As Siblings Again Unite to Unleash Terror, Experts Ask What Drives Them,” http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/24/world/europe/as-siblings-again-unite-to-unleash-terror-experts-ask-what-drives-them.html?_r=1
The National Communication Association (NCA) is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. M. Lane Bruner, Professor of Rhetoric and Politics at Georgia State University as the recipient of Franklyn S. Haiman Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Freedom of Expression.
The award is given annually to honor scholars whose work promotes freedom of expression. Dr.… more »
The New York Times, “Digital Digs Unpacks Atlanta Dive Bar Rich in History”
The artist and documentary filmmaker Ruth Dusseault calls the stuff that has found its way onto the walls of Manuel’s Tavern, a beloved Eisenhower-era dive bar here, an “organic archive” and a “60-year installation piece.”
Ms. Dusseault is convinced that these… more »