UPDATE: This event has been postponed. The new date has not yet been announced. Check here for news.
Professor Edward Schiappa of the University of Minnesota Department of Communication Studies will give a teleconference entitled Defining Marriage in California: An Analysis of Public & Technical Argument (scroll down for details), date TBA
April 2010, as part of the National Communication Association (NCA)’s CARD Calls Series: Communication About Research and Professional Development.
Professor Schiappa’s presentation will report findings from a study of the legal and political rhetoric respecting same-sex marriage in California, and particularly concerning California’s Proposition 8 (i.e., California Constitution article 1, section 7.5 (scroll down)). This presentation follows up on the panel on this topic at the NCA 2009 Annual Convention (scroll down).
To register, or for more information, please see the NCA teleconference Website.