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Media Essentials
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Media Essentials

Richard Campbell (Miami University of Ohio) , Christopher Martin (University of Northern Iowa) , Bettina Fabos (University of Northern Iowa)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-05947-3; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-05947-7; Format: Paper Text, 672 pages

Richard Campbell

Richard Campbell

Author

Richard Campbell,Founder and former Chair of the Department of Media, Journalism and Film at Miami University, is the author of “6 Minutes” and the News: A Mythology for Middle America (1991) and coauthor of Cracked Coverage: Television News, the Anti-Cocaine Crusade, and the Reagan Legacy (1994). Campbell has written for numerous publications, including Columbia Journalism Review, Journal of Communication, and Media Studies Journal, and he is on the editorial boards of Critical Studies in Mass Communication and Television Quarterly. He also serves on the board of directors for Cincinnati Public Radio. He holds a Ph.D. from Northwestern University and has also taught at the University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee, Mount Mary College, the University of Michigan, and Middle Tennessee State University.


Christopher Martin

Christopher Martin

Author

Christopher R. Martin is a professor of communication studies and digital journalism at the University of Northern Iowa and author of the forthcoming The Invisible Worker: How the News Media Lost Sight of the American Working Class (Cornell University Press) and Framed! Labor and the Corporate Media (Cornell University Press). He has written articles and reviews on journalism, televised sports, the Internet, and labor for several publications, including Communication Research, Journal of Communication, Journal of Communication Inquiry, Labor Studies Journal, Culture, Sport, and Society, and Perspectives on Politics. He is also on the editorial board of the Journal of Communication Inquiry. Martin holds a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan and has also taught at Miami University.


Bettina Fabos

Bettina Fabos

Author

Bettina Fabos, is a professor of visual communication and interactive digital studies at the University of Northern Iowa. She is the executive producer of the interactive web photo history, Proud and Torn: A Visual Memoir of Hungarian History (proudandtorn.com), the co-founder of a public archive of Iowa family snapshots, “Fortepan Iowa” (fortepan.us), and a champion of the Creative Commons. Fabos has also written extensively about critical media literacy, Internet commercialization, the role of the Internet in education, and media representations of popular culture. Her work has been published in Visual Communication Quarterly, Library Trends, Review of Educational Research, and Harvard Educational Review. Fabos has also taught at Miami University and has a Ph.D. from the University of Iowa.