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Lauren Anderson

Doctoral Candidate

Office:
UCC 3130

Education

Ph.D., Florida State University
  • School of Communication
  • Primary Area of Study: Cultural and Rhetorical Studies
  • Secondary Area of Study: Media Studies
  • Cognate: Sports Management
  • Expected Graduation: May 2017
M.A., Pepperdine University
  • Department of Communication
  • Primary Area of Study: Persuasion and Social Change
  • Graduation: April 2013
 B.A., University of Illinois                                                       
  • Department of Communication
  • Graduation: April 2011

Research Interests

Critical/Cultural Studies, Feminist Theory, Sports Communication, Gender-Based Violence, Media Representations of Gender and Race, Media Literacy, Qualitative Methods

Teaching Interests

Sports, Media, & Society, Contemporary Human Communication, Fundamentals of Speech, Introduction to the Mass Media, Online Communication and Presence

Publications & Research

Publications
  • Hawzen, M., Anderson, L., & Newman, J. (in press). Football, rape culture, and the Neoliberal University (as) brand: Reflections on institutional governance in the Jameis Winston rape investigation. In R. King-White (Ed.), Sport in the Neoliberal University: Profit, Politics, and Pedagogy. New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.
Presentations 
  • Anderson, L. & Raney, A. (2016, November). Exploring the relationship between sports fandom and the Black Criminal Stereotype. Presented at the annual conference of the National Communication Association, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Anderson, L. (2016, November). Sport and domestic violence: When media representations meet reality. Presented at the annual conference of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport, Tampa, FL.
  • Anderson, L. & Hawzen, M. (2015, November). The NFL Combine: Sport labor and the biopolitical art of evaluation. Presented at the annual conference of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport, Santa Fe, NM.
  • Anderson, L. (2015, August). Sport, media representations, and domestic violence: Ray Rice and the truth behind closed doors. Presented at the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, San Francisco, CA.
  • Anderson, L. & Looney, E. (2014, August). Antitrust exemptions, football, and an (anti)competitive marketplace: An analysis of the future of the relationship between NFL Sunday Ticket and DirecTV. Presented at the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Montreal, Canada.
  • Anderson, L. (2014, March). Putting on the game face: Sport and masculinity in the defense of Alex Rodriguez. Presented at the annual Summit of the International Association for Communication and Sport, New York City, NY.