Thursday15Feb 2018

Beth Haller

A Wish for Authentic Disability Representation in the Mass Media

Thursday, February 15, 2018 10:00am - 11:30am
2018-02-15 10:00 2018-02-15 11:30 America/Los_Angeles Beth Haller BK 404 Beckman Hall 404 - George Bush Conference Center

Free to attend

Free and open to the public!

BK 404

Beckman Hall 404 - George Bush Conference Center

General Public

Everyone is welcome to attend

Beth Haller, Ph.D. is one of the first mass communication scholars to study the representation of disability in mass media. Haller is the author of 2010’s Representing Disability in an Ableist World: Essays on Mass Media and the editor of 2015’s Byline of Hope: Collected Newspaper and Magazine Writing of Helen Keller. She is the former co-editor of the Society for Disability Studies’ scholarly journal, Disability Studies Quarterly. She has been researching news and entertainment media images of disability since 1991. Chapman University welcomes this extraordinary woman.


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