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IAWP Affiliate Faculty News: February 2019

Feb. 5, 2019

Julie Carr 's book, Someone Shot My Book, is a collection of critical and poetic essays published by the University of Michigan Press. According to the Press, "Carr’s essays push past familiar boundaries between the personal/confessional and experimental/conceptual strains in American poetry.” Read more about Carr’s book . Michelle Ellsworth...

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CMCI Now: Symbiosis

Feb. 3, 2019

After winning CU Boulder Grand Challenge funding, the co-founders of the new Nature, Environment, Science and Technology Studio for the Arts harness the symbiosis of artistic and scientific thinking.

Denver 7: Facebook aging challenge got us thinking about how to clear history on social media

Jan. 28, 2019

Featuring Information Science Assistant Professor Casey Fiesler

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CMCI Now: Your attention, please

Jan. 5, 2019

Fifty years after their seminal study on coverage of the 1968 presidential election, the founding fathers of agenda-setting research and CMCI’s Chris Vargo discuss how the media continue to shape what we think about.

Slate: Fandom’s fate is not tied to Tumblr’s

Dec. 5, 2018

Featuring Information Science Assistant Professor Casey Fiesler

'Comm Plishments: March 2017

March 1, 2017

News about Communication faculty, graduate and undergrad students and staff doings.

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Research: Legacy media giants give way to new and partisan outlets in agenda-setting

Jan. 18, 2017

When it comes to agenda-setting, it’s out with the old, in with the new media, researchers say. For decades, two of America’s legacy media giants, The New York Times and The Washington Post, have had the biggest influence in setting the agenda for other news outlets. Journalists and bloggers around...

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Upcoming art exhibits and events from Steven Frost

Jan. 9, 2017

Steven Frost, a CMCI instructor, is also an artist who tells the stories of hidden histories through objects and performances. He has several exhibits and events scattered throughout spring 2017. Learn more about them by following the links below. I Can't Even Basement Projects 207 North Broadway, Santa Ana, California...

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Research: Native advertising raises ethical concerns, suggest interviews with journalists and advertising, PR executives

Nov. 18, 2016

Native advertising's very effectiveness can make it deceptive and endangering to journalistic credibility, say a group of journalists and advertising and public relations executives interviewed by CMCI researchers.

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Chris Vargo on using data to track a social media myth

Nov. 11, 2016

Vargo, who uses computer science methods to investigate social data, explained how the belief that vaccines cause autism spread on social media. Watch a full video of his presentation.

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