Karen Dill-Shackleford

Pop Culture Characters as Avatars and Extensions of the Self: On Dynamic Audience Involvement and Dual Empathy

Monday, November 2, 2020 (3:45 PM – 5:00 PM)

Özen Odağ

WEIRD audiences, WEIRD entertainment! A reflection of ethnocentrism and cultural relativism in media entertainment scholarship

Monday, November 30, 2020 (3:45 PM – 5:00 PM)

Stuart Soroka

Political Sorting in U.S. Entertainment Media Selection

Monday, December 7, 2020 (3:45 PM – 5:00 PM)

Raymond Mar

Interpersonal Relations in Narrative Fiction, Real-Life, and In-between (*pre-recorded)

Monday, October 26, 2020 (3:45 PM – 5:00 PM)

Meghan Sanders

Can Entertainment Change the World?: Entertainment Media and Socially Conscious Experiences

Monday, October 19, 2020 (3:45 PM – 5:00 PM)