Category Archives: Published

In Reverence Of A Music Critic: Professor Tim Page Composes New Book On Virgil Thomson

Within art, literary work, music and journalism, there have always been voices that truly capture the essence of a topic or even given genres. These writers often deal with the difficult task of breaking down dense material for their audience … Continue reading

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Annenberg Professor Tom Hollihan Departs for Month Long Book Tour in Asia

As an expert in Pacific Rim politics, it only makes sense that USC Annenberg Communications Professor Tom Hollihan has embarked upon a whirlwind 30-day across China, Japan, Hong Kong and Taiwan to promote his newest book. Hollihan will speak at 12 universities … Continue reading

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Quoted: USC Annenberg in the News

At USC Annenberg, we don’t just cover the news, we make it. “Quoted: USC Annenberg in the News” gathers a selection of the week’s news stories featuring and written by Annenberg’s leaders, faculty, staff and others. The Yo App Annenberg Professor … Continue reading

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TIME, NPR name Maria Shriver’s 2012 USC Annenberg Commencement Speech as one of the best ever

It’s that time of year again: graduation season. With so many commencement speakers in the news this month, media outlets from across the country have compiled their lists of some of the best graduation speeches of all time. Among those … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg-associated publications nominated for Webby Awards

Two online publications associated with USC Annenberg have been nominated for Webby Awards, the leading international award for excellence on the Internet. Religion Dispatches — a daily online magazine acquired by the school last October that publishes a mix of expert opinion, … Continue reading

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Hollihan gives UCSD talk on press coverage of China/Japan

Communication Professor Tom Hollihan gave a speech on U.S. media coverage of Chinese-Japanese relations at a University of California San Diego conference earlier this month. Sponsored by UCSD’s 21st Century China Program and the Fudan-UC Center on Contemporary China, the “China-Japan Relations and Role … Continue reading

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Daily Trojan Writes Story About USC Annenberg Fundraising Milestone

USC student publication the Daily Trojan wrote a story about USC Annenberg hitting the $100 million mark in its long-term fundraising initiative. USC Annenberg aims to raise $150 million by June 2018. This is part of a university-wide goal to … Continue reading

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Seib: US needs to take a stance on press freedom

Journalism and Public Diplomacy Professor Philip Seib wrote a Huffington Post column earlier this week on why the United States should increase efforts to protect the rights of journalists worldwide. “In many places throughout the world, freedom of the press is under … Continue reading

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Forbes Features Story From Media, Diversity and Social Change Initiative

With the Academy Awards this weekend, USC Annenberg Professor Stacy Smith, along with researcher Katherine Pieper and Project Director Marc Choueiti, used their recent Forbes article to point out the lack of gender diversity in film. According to their research … Continue reading

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KPCC-FM publishes piece by USC Annenberg Knight Program student

KPCC-FM featured a story written by Katherine Davis, a student in the USC Annenberg Knight Program on Media and Religion. Davis’ article, “Religion and Culture: Mixed-faith Hindu weddings are on the rise,” explores the increased prevalence of marriage between Hindus … Continue reading

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