April 2, 2020
About the Episode
In this episode of Communication Matters, hear from Professors John Gastil and Katherine R. Knobloch as they discuss their new book, Hope for Democracy: How Citizens Can Bring Reason Back into Politics, focused on political communication.
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Episode 7: Hope for Democracy - Book Highlight with John Gastil & Katherine Knobloch
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- John Gastil
- Katherine R. Knobloch
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Episode 6: Conversation with NCA Research Council Chair Chuck Morris
Episode 5: The Humanities Episode
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BONUS Episode: 2020 Iowa Caucus, Reflection from Campaigns & Elections Field Research Project
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- Ashley Muddiman
- Cynthia Peacock
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Episode 4: The Op-Ed Episode
Episode 3: Conversation with Orlando L. Taylor Award Winner Joëlle M. Cruz
- Orlando L. Taylor Distinguished Scholarship Award in Africana Communication
- Orlando L. Taylor
- Joëlle M. Cruz
Episode 2: Conversation with Free Speech Activist Mary Beth Tinker
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BONUS Episode: Conversation with NCA President Kent Ono
Episode 1: 2019 NCA Convention Highlights
Episode 0: Welcome to Communication Matters: The NCA Podcast!