Communication and Media Studies Department

Dr. Pierson Publishes Chapter in Analyzing Mad Men: Critical Essays on the Television Series

Image of Book, Analyzing Mad Men

Image of Book, Analyzing Mad Men
Professor David Pierson published a chapter, “Unleashing a Flow of Desire: Sterling Cooper, Desiring-Production, and the Tenets of Late Capitalism” in Analyzing Mad Men: Critical Essays on the Television Series edited by Scott F. Stoddart. The anthology was published by McFarland Publishing in July 2011.

Ralph Blumenthal Talk

Ralph BlumenthalProfessors Matthew Killmeier and Jerry LaSala were recently awarded a Maine Humanities Pulitzer Prize Centennial Campfires Initiative Project Grant with matching funds from USM Provost Uzzi’s office.  The funds were used to bring Ralph Blumenthal, former New York Times investigative reporter to campus for a lecture and student workshop. Blumenthal and team won a Pulitzer for reporting on the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center, which was the subject of his talk on Thursday, April 14, 2016

Pulitzer-winner Ralph Blumenthal's recent talk at USM is now available as an audio file. Blumethal's talk was sponsored by a Maine Humanities Pulitzer Prize Centennial Campfires Initiative Project Grant awarded to Professors Matthew Killmeier and Jerry LaSala.

 

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