Cultural Studies Colloquium Presents America Rodriguez, Associate Professor, Department of Radio, Television and Film, University of Texas at Austin
Mon, November 30, 2009 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • EPS 1.128
"Fragmentation and Concentration in Latino news- papers: the case of Austin, Texas"
Office: WWH 410
Ph.D., University of California, 1993.
America Rodríguez earned a B.A. in English and Spanish Literature at Swarthmore College in 1978. For the next decade she worked as a journalist, most recently as a Los Angeles-based correspondent for National Public Radio. In 1993 she received her Ph.D. in Communication from the University of California, San Diego. She has recently published articles on the relationship between Mexican and U.S. television news production, on the national news systems of the United States, Mexico, and Canada, and on U.S. Spanish language broadcasting.