See the calendar on the right for the full schedule.

Monday, January 18, 2016

Thursday talk in Political Science

Dear Colleagues,

Please join us this Thursday for our next Workshop in American Politics speaker, J. Eric Oliver from the University of Chicago. Prof. Oliver will be giving a talk titled “Enchanted America: How Intuitions Shape Public Opinion.” Chapter 5 from a book of the same title is attached.

The talk will be 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Spencer Room, with a graduate student meeting at the same place 2:30 to 3 p.m.



Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Pearson & Kosicki publish paper in Journalism Studies

How Way-Finding is Challenging Gatekeeping in the Digital AgeCongratulations to George Pearson and Jerry Kosicki for their paper -- now available online -- "How way-Finding is Challenging Gatekeeping in the Digital Age" in Journalism Studies. The paper "re-evaluates the relevance of the gatekeeping framework in the twenty-first century, arguing that in an age of digital journalism the gatekeeping metaphor has begun to restrict our study of journalism."