Media + Politics Workshop Series

Invitation-only workshops for media and politics faculty, researchers and students in the D.C. area.

The School of Media and Public Affairs at the George Washington University (SMPA) is hosting a paper workshop series focused on media and politics.

The invitation-only presentations take place on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at the School of Media and Public Affairs, 805 21st St. NW.

Papers will be made available to participants in advance and light refreshments will be served.

Interested in attending or presenting at a future session? Contact us for more information.

Media + Politics Workshop Series Spring 2019 Schedule

Jan. 22

Terry Flew, professor and assistant dean, Queensland University of Technology    

Feb. 12

'Propaganda Machine: The Hidden Story of Cambridge Analytica and the Digital Influence Industry'

Emma Briant, senior lecturer, University of Essex

Feb. 19

Terrorism, Refugees and Trust in Comparative Context

Shana Gadarian, associate professor, Syracuse University

March 26

Tuning In, Not Turning Out: Ethic Television and Political Participation

Yamil Velez, assistant professor, The George Washington University

April 9

How Party Politics Influences The Communication of Scientific Expertise in Congress

Liz Suhay, associate professor, American University

April 11

Persuasion in Parallel

Alex Coppock, assistant professor, Yale University

Presented in partnership with GW's Department of Political Science

April 23

Strike for America: The Causal Effect of Mass Teacher Strikes on Public Opinion

Alex Hertel-Fernandez, assistant professor, Columbia University