Communication and Media Studies Department


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.
A still from Dovid Muyderman's project.
Read about filmmaker and media studies alumnus Dovid Muyderman's latest project in the Portland Press Herald.
Dr. Leonard Shedletsky, Professor of Communication, recently published a book entitled Cases on Online Discussion and Interaction: Experiences and Outcomes. The book explores the issues surrounding discussion and communication in online education.
Serena Gosbee and Linda Greenlaw
On Saturday morning, May 14th, nearly 1000 USM graduates received their diplomas at the Cumberland County Civic Center. Communication and media studies majors represented over 10% of USM's graduating class of 2011.


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