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Friday, October 8 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Paper Session: Research Paper Competition

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Papers accepted in the research competition. Theme: Opinion leaders, language, and identity.

Moderator: Kathleen M. Ryan, University of Colorado Boulder

An Updated Investigation of the Conceptualization of Peace and War in Studies of Media Coverage of Conflicts. Stephen Perry, Regent University. Valerie Gouse, Cumberland County College. Mariely Valentin-Llopis, Barry University College of Arts and Sciences. Beryl Nyamwange, Regent University.

More Similar than Different: An Examination of Language Use Differences in Popular Music Based on Sex. Casey Hart, Stephen F. Austin University. George Day, Stephen F. Austin University.

How Digital Empowerment Affects the Dissolution of the Segmentation Effect and Construction of Opinion Leaders in the Isolated Communities: Ethnographic Investigation of Leprosy Rehabilitation Groups. Lin Zhang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

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Casey Hart

Associate Professor/Faculty Advisor SFA-TV2, Stephen F. Austin State University
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Kathleen M. Ryan

University of Colorado Boulder
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Steve D. Perry

Interim Dean & Professor, Regent University
Long-time BEA member and Chair of the Publications Committee. I'm a workaholic. Talk to me about a 12-step process to escape this addiction ;)

Valerie Gouse

Cumberland County College
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Mariely Valendin-Llopis

Assistant Professor of Communication, Barry University College of Arts and Sciences
Mariely Valentin-Llopis holds a Ph.D. in communication studies from Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA, USA. Her research focuses on the intersections of mass media, culture of peace, and social conflicts. Valentin-Llopis is the author of Reporting Immigration Conflict: Opportunities... Read More →

Beryl Nyamwange

Regent Universeity
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George Day

daygj@sfasu.edu, Stephen F. Austin State University

Lin Zhang

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Friday October 8, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
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