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Novotny Lawrence discusses Black representation and inclusion in film on IPR’s “Talk of Iowa”

Novotny Lawrence, associate professor in the Greenlee School and Department of English, joins Charity Nebbe for a conversation about Black representation and inclusion in film — both behind the camera and in front. Lawrence explore how the film industry influences social issues in the 2020 LAS Dean’s Lecture, “White Mansions, Black Bodies: Jordan Peele’s Get … Continue reading Novotny Lawrence discusses Black representation and inclusion in film on IPR’s “Talk of Iowa”

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Kelly Winfrey discusses political current events on IPR’s River to River

Kelly Winfrey, Greenlee assistant professor and Catt Center research and outreach coordinator, and Iowa State political science associate professor Johnathan Hassid analyze why voters may be questioning the truth about the President’s health in the wake of his COVID-19 diagnosis among other topics on Iowa Public Radio’s “River to River.”

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Media ethics in an age of distrust

During this Iowa Public Radio River to River segment, host Ben Kieffer talks with professor Michael Bugeja, who teaches media ethics in the Greenlee School, about how journalists should respond in an era of open hostility toward the media and how he makes the case to the next generation to pursue journalism as a career.

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Iowa elects first women to U.S. House

Kelly Winfrey, assistant professor and interim director of the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women in Politics, was quoted in The Gazette story about the first Iowa women elected to the U.S. House.