NEW BOOK ANNOUNCEMENTS
The Media Industry Studies Interest Group's founding chair, Pat Phalen (George Washington U), has a new book out, Writing Hollywood: The Work and Professional Culture of Television Writers! The book has been recently published by Routledge. You can find out more about the book here: https://www.routledge.com/Writing-Hollywood-The-Work-and-Professional-Culture-of-Television-Writers/Phalen/p/book/9781138229822 . Congrats Pat!
Co-Vice Chair of the LGBTQ Studies Interest Group, Lukasz Szulc (London School of Economics & Political Science), has two new books published: one book is titled, "Transnational Homosexuals in Communist Poland: Cross-Border Flows in Gay and Lesbian Magazines." This book is newly published by Palgrave Macmillan and is available at: http://www.palgrave.com/gb/book/9783319589008.
Szulc, L. (2017) Transnational Homosexuals in Communist Poland: Cross-Border Flows in Gay and Lesbian Magazines. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
The second book is a collaboration involving Lukasz Szulc titled, "LGBTQs, Media and Culture in Europe," published by Routledge.
Dhoest, A., Szulc, L. & Eeckhout, B. (eds.) (2017) LGBTQs, Media and Culture in Europe. New York: Routledge. Available at: https://www.routledge.com/products/9781138649477.
Congrats Lukasz on your two new books!
ICA members Andrew Billings (U of Alabama), James Angelini (U of Delaware), and Paul MacArthur have a new book published titled, "Olympic Television: Broadcasting the Biggest Show on Earth." To learn more information about this publication from Routledge, please click here: fiveringtv.com.
Congrats Andrew, James, and Paul!
ICA Member, Joseph Zompetti (Illinois State U), has a new book out!
"I am pleased to announce that the second edition of my book, Divisive Discourse: The Extreme Rhetoric of Contemporary American Politics, is now available. The book examines several contentious, current issues (such as immigration, gun control, race, LGBTQ+ rights, health care, etc.) by analyzing the rhetoric emanating from the extreme right and the extreme left. The book is perfect for basic rhetorical criticism courses, any class relating to controversial issues, political communication, etc.
The book may be purchased from the publisher, Cognella, or via Amazon. Here is the direct link to the publisher: https://titles.cognella.com/divisive-discourse-9781634878838.html"
ICA Member, Yuping Mao (California State U Long Beach), has a new book!
“Culture, Migration, and Health Communication in a Global Context”
Edited by Dr. Yuping Mao (California State University Long Beach) and Dr. Rukhsana Ahmed (University of Ottawa)
Part of Routledge Research in Health Communication
About the Book
Both international and internal migration brings new challenges to public health systems. This book aims to critically review theoretical frameworks and literature, as well as discuss new practices and lessons related to culture, migration, and health communication in different countries. It features research and applied projects conducted by scholars from various disciplines including media and communication, public health, medicine, and nursing.
About the Editors
Yuping Mao is Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Studies at California State University, Long Beach, USA.
Rukhsana Ahmed is Associate Professor in the Department of Communication, University of Ottawa, Canada.
The Book Site: https://www.routledge.com/Culture-Migration-and-Health-Communication-in-a-Global-Context/Mao-Ahmed/p/book/9781138224896
Contact Information: Yuping Mao: firstname.lastname@example.org Rukhsana Ahmed: email@example.com