Communities & Control: Co-editing Issue of Journalism Studies

I am honored to be editing a special issue of Journalism Studies with my colleague Kristy Hess. Read the call about how this issue reimagines the role of journalism to create, maintain and legitimize social norms, ideologies and values across hybrid and fragmented news networks.

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New Book Coming on News Coverage of Miami Spaces

News, Neoliberalism, and Miami’s Fragmented Urban Space examines the role of journalism in creating geographic meaning and maintaining injustice and social divides. The book, which places Miami within a time of environmental change, is due out in November.

 

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Innovation via VR

In summer 2016, I began leading a team of students and faculty  to innovate visual storytelling about sea level rise in South Florida using virtual reality. The nearly $20,000 Mobile Virtual Reality Lab will be featured in my multimedia production, theory, and audience analysis classes. Other classes will also take on VR to innovate strategic communication efforts. See the project site.

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