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Know Your Media

Series produced by KISU

Caption: Hosts: Dr. Betsy Brunner (right) & Dr. Malliga Och
Hosts: Dr. Betsy Brunner (right) & Dr. Malliga Och  

This program is dedicated to critically examining the media and how to be responsible consumers of information and conscientious citizens. Each week, we will invite guests on to the show to discuss contemporary issues and how to navigate the complex webs of information and entertainment in which we are immersed.

This program is dedicated to critically examining the media and how to be responsible consumers of information and conscientious citizens. Each week, we will invite guests on to the show to discuss contemporary issues and how to navigate the complex webs of information and entertainment in which we are immersed.

Check back each month (August - May) for new episodes.

About the hosts of Know Your Media

Dr. Betsy Brunner is an assistant professor in the department of Communication, Media, and Persuasion at ISU. She teaches courses in visual rhetoric, media, and activism. Her research focuses on media, politics, and activism in the US and China.

Dr. Malliga Och is an assistant professor of Global Studies in the department of Global Studies and Languages at ISU. She teaches courses on women and politics, human rights, and European Politics. Her research focuses on women and politics in conservative parties and women’s human rights. Follow her on Twitter @malligao or visit www.gendermatters.me

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This program is dedicated to critically examining the media and how to be responsible consumers of information and conscientious citizens. Each week, we will invite guests on to the show to discuss contemporary issues and how to navigate the complex webs of information and entertainment in which we are immersed. Check back each month (August - May) for new episodes.About the hosts of Know Your MediaDr. Betsy Brunner is an assistant professor in the department of Communication, Media, and Persuasion at ISU. She teaches courses in visual rhetoric, media, and activism. Her research focuses on media, politics, and activism in the US and China.Dr. Malliga Och is an assistant professor of Global Studies in the department of Global Studies and Languages at ISU. She teaches courses on women and... Show full description


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In this month's episode of KYM, Malliga Och and Betsy Brunner discuss the relationship between media and violence against women in honor of Interna...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 35:56
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The October episode of Know Your Media features Anne Helen Petersen, a Buzzfeed journalist who grew up in Idaho and recently published a new book, ...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 40:09
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Description: Know Your Media on KISU-FM Public Radio examines the media to help its audience become more responsible consumers of information and c...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 36:59
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Guest: Dr. Zac Gershberg earned his PhD from Louisiana State University and has also taught at University of Montana and California State Universi...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 33:25
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Topic(s) - Media, Authoritarianism, and Democracy Episode Description - In this episode, we talk with Dr. Christoph Stefes to find out more about ...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2017
  • Length: 30:15
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Topic: The Importance of Journalism in Our Daily Lives Guests: Shelbie Harris and Madison Shumway (Both Students Studying Mass Communications at I...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2017
  • Length: 29:05