Bowling Green State University
Other Featured Speakers
The University Bookstore will have the authors' titles available for purchase and author signature.
Robert Parry, Keynote Address:"The Fall of the Washington Press Corps: From the Pentagon Papers to Iraq Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)." Parry broke many of the Iran-Contra stories in the 1980s for the Associated Press (AP) and Newsweek. His books include: Secrecy and Privilege: Rise of the Bush Dynasty from Watergate to Iraq; he is also founder of consortiumnews.com.
Daya Thussu, University of Westminster, co-editor War and the Media, editor of Sage journal Global Media and Communication.
|Sarah Maltby, co-editor of Communications War: Memory, Media and Military; she runs the War and Media Network, which fosters a productive dialogue between academics and practitioners.|
Richard Keeble teaches at the University of Lincoln and is co-editor of Communicating War: Memory, Media and Military.
Andrew Hoskins, University of Warwick co-author Televising War: From Vietnam to Iraq; co-editor of Sage journal Media, War and Conflict.
Paul Boin, Professor of Communications Studies at the University of Windsor and founder of Real News Network.
|Burton Beerman, Internationally acclaimed, award-winning composer/ clarinetist/ video artist's music has been presented at prominent venues worldwide and spans many media,including interactive real-time electronics, interactive video art, theatre, dance, chamber, orchestral music and original musical score for documentary films.|
|Sylvia Neil is an adjunct professor at Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago focusing on religion, law and politics. She is also the founder and chair of the Project on Gender, Culture, Religion and the Law at Brandeis University in Boston and is the co-editor of a book series on the same topic soon to be published by University Press of New England (UPNE). She currently serves on the board of trustees of Columbia College Chicago, Spertus Institute, Sinai Health Systems, PersonalPac, Foundation for Jewish Culture and the advisory committees of Womenoncall.org, Leadership Illinois, Jewish Funds for Justice and Human Rights Watch Women’s Rights Division. Ms. Neil received her J.D. cum laude from Northwestern University School of Law, an A.B. with high distinction from the University of Michigan and recently completed an M.A. in Jewish studies at the University of Chicago.|