M&C Student Ju Oak Kim Defends Dissertation Proposal

Congratulations to M&C student Ju Oak Kim, who previously passed her preliminary examinations and on April 28, 2014 successfully defended her dissertation proposal. The title of the dissertation is “Reprocessing Asian Values: Television, Popular Music, and Cultural Globalization in Korea.” …


M&C Student Stephanie Palmieri Defends Dissertation Proposal

Congratulations to M&C student Stephanie Palmieri, who previously passed her preliminary examinations and on May 12, 2014 successfully defended her dissertation proposal. The title of the dissertation is “The Genre on Fire: Gender, Sexuality, and Sexual Violence in Vampire Academy …


M&C Student Michael Plugh Defends Dissertation Proposal

Congratulations to M&C student Michael Plugh, who previously passed his preliminary examinations and on May 14, 2014 successfully defended his dissertation proposal. The title of the dissertation is “Sporting the Mask of National Identity: The Role of Sports in the …


M&C Student Elizaveta Provorova Friesem Defends Dissertation Proposal

Congratulations to M&C student Elizaveta Provorova Friesem, who previously passed her preliminary examinations and on May 13, 2014 successfully defended her dissertation proposal. The title of the dissertation is “Teaching Media and Gender in the Classroom: Instruction Informed by Media …


M&C Student Katrina Flener Defends Dissertation

Congratulations to M&C student Katrina Flener, who successfully defended her dissertation on April 29, 2014. The title of her dissertation is “Drug Narratives and Differences in Ideological Content across Varying Economic Models of Television.” The members of her dissertation examination …


M&C Student Byron Lee Defends Dissertation

Congratulations to M&C student Byron Lee, who successfully defended his dissertation on April 21, 2014. The title of his dissertation is “Tales of the Gayborhood: Mediating Philadelphia’s Gay Urban Spaces.” The members of his dissertation examination committee were Fabienne Darling-Wolf …


M&C Student Constanta Alina Hogea Defends Dissertation

Congratulations to M&C student Constanta Alina Hogea, who successfully defended her dissertation on April 16, 2014. The title of her dissertation is “Collective Memory and National Identity in Post-Communist Romania: Representations of the Communist Past in Romanian Media and Romanian …


M&C Student Sam Srauy Defends Dissertation

Congratulations to M&C student Sam Srauy, who successfully defended his dissertation on April 10, 2014. The title of his dissertation is “Speaking About Race: Biopower and Racism in the Videogame Landscape.” The members of his dissertation examination committee were Jan …


M&C Student Carrie Teresa Defends Dissertation

Congratulations to M&C student Carrie Teresa, who successfully defended her dissertation on April 9, 2014. The title of her dissertation is “Looking at the Stars: The Black Press, African American Celebrity Culture and Critical Citizenship in Early Twentieth Century America, …


M&C Student Angela Cirucci Defends Dissertation Proposal

Congratulations to M&C student Angela M. Cirucci, who previously passed her preliminary examinations and on January 27, 2014 successfully defended her dissertation proposal. The title of the dissertation is “The Structured Self: Authenticity, Agency, & Anonymity in Social Networking Sites” …