Category Archives: Quoted

Professor Larry Pryor Talks To NPR About Greenhouse Gas Emissions

USC Annenberg Associate Professor Larry Pryor was featured in a story from NPR’s Seattle affiliate KPLU-FM about Washington Governor Jay Inslee’s goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Pryor argued that “scientists are underutilized as evangelists for policies to address greenhouse … Continue reading

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Professor Taplin Talks With Reuters About Campaigning for the Academy Awards

USC Annenberg Professor and Annenberg Innovation Lab Director Jonathan Taplin was quoted in a Reuters article about campaigning for the Academy Awards. Because the competition for awards such as Best Picture is so tough this year, directors and stars have … Continue reading

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Senior Lecturer David Craig Speaks to Bloomberg about Lifetime’s Rebranding

Bloomberg’s “Taking Stock” interviewed USC Annenberg Senior Lecturer David Craig about Lifetime and how the network has reinvented itself. “The first thing they understood is that viewers don’t watch networks, they watch programs,” said Craig. “And you have to deliver … Continue reading

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Professor Durbin Talks About Sochi Olympics With KTLA

USC Annenberg Professor Daniel Durbin spoke with KTLA about NBC’s coverage of the Sochi Olympics. “NBC has had some challenges,” said Durbin, who is also the Director of the USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media and Society. “One thing that’s … Continue reading

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Professor Marcia Dawkins Talks to NPR About Interracial Families on Television

USC Annenberg Clinical Assistant Professor Marcia Dawkins was quoted in an NPR story about interracial families on television shows. Dawkins, who teaches about the impact of race on society, said that it’s good for Americans to see different family configurations … Continue reading

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Larry Gross quoted in NPR piece

Larry Gross, director of the USC Annenberg Communication School, was quoted by NPR on how the Internet has connected once-isolated gay teens to larger communities of like-minded individuals. “For decades, being a gay kid often meant holding tight to a … Continue reading

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Durbin speaks live on KTLA about Sochi Olympics

Daniel Durbin, director of the USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media and Society, spoke live in-studio with KTLA this morning in preparation of the Sochi Olympics’ opening ceremony. “This is really an attempt to put Russia back on the map … Continue reading

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Gabriel Kahn speaks on popularity of long-form journalism

KPCC’s Airtalk spoke with Journalism Professor Gabriel Kahn earlier this week for a segment on a resurgence of long-form journalism. The writing style, typically reserved for publications that fit the The New Yorker mold, has grown in popularity in the click-happy digital … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg experts predict future of Facebook will be less social

As Facebook celebrates its tenth anniversary, USC Annenberg Research Professor Jeffrey Cole and Clinical Professor Karen North recently weighed in on the future of the once-unstoppable social media platform. The USC Annenberg Center for the Digital Future released a study … Continue reading

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Professor Smith talks about the NFL with Trib Total Media

Trib Total Media quoted USC Annenberg Clinical Associate Professor Christopher Smith in an article about the National Football League’s growing success on television. Despite the NFL continually showing more programming on more nights of the week, ratings for live football … Continue reading

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