Four members of the Annenberg School for Communication standing faculty are part of a series of author interviews slated to air on C-SPAN’s BookTV this month. All filming for the interviews took place at the Annenberg School for Communication. The series of interviews will air on BookTV this month.
- Penn President Amy Gutmann talks about her book “The Spirit of Compromise: Why Governing Demands It and Campaigning Undermines It.”
- Michael X. Delli Carpini, Ph.D., Professor of Communication and Walter H. Annenberg Dean, talks about his book “After Broadcast News: Media Regimes, Democracy, and the New Information Environment.”
- John L. Jackson, Jr., Ph.D., the Richard Perry University Professor of Communication and Anthropology, talks about his book “Racial Paranoia: The Unintended Consequences of Political Correctness.”
- Barbie Zelizer, Ph.D., the Raymond Williams Professor of Communication and Director of the Scholars Program in Culture and Communication (shown at left), talks about her book “About to Die: How News Images Move the Public.”
- Joseph Turow, Ph.D., the Robert Lewis Shayon Professor of Communication, talks about his book “The Daily You: How the New Advertising Industry is Defining Your Identity and Your Worth.”
Other Penn authors interviewed are History Prof. Stephen Hahn (The Political World of Slavery and Freedom), Law Prof. Sarah Gordon (The Spirit of the Law), History Prof. Mary Frances Berry (And Justice for All), History Prof. Stephanie McCurry (Confederate Reckoning), School of Social Policy & Practice Dean Richard Gelles (The Third Lie), and Law Prof. Stephanos Bibas (The Machinery of Criminal Justice).