posted by jeffers at November 30th, 2010
Please join us for our final speaker for this year’s National Agenda series. Our speaker is UD faculty member Danna Young, who was a huge hit when she spoke last year.
When: Wed. December 1, 2010 – 4:30pm SLT (7:30 ET)
Who: Danna Young: Entertainment “News” Coverage of the Midterm Election
Danna Young is an affiliated faculty member of the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication. Her research focuses on political media effects, public opinion, political satire, and the psychology of political humor. Her work on the role and effects of late-night comedy in the changing political environment has been widely published and cited, especially during the 2008 Presidential election. She teaches courses on mass communication, persuasion, new media projects, and political entertainment.
National Agenda Faculty Speaker Program is hosted by:
Elizabeth M. Perse, Professor and Chair, Department of Communication, University of Delaware
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