Kristin Gustafson publishes on the immigrant press in Journalism

image of journal coverAugust 5, 2014 - IAS faculty member Kristin Gustafson published "Revisiting the Immigrant Press" (.pdf) in Journalism. Co-authored with Andrea Allen Hickerson, the article draws on interviews with 27 journalists in 3 states. It reassesses the relevance of the immigrant press as a theoretically distinct concept as articulated by Robert Park nearly a century ago. In a related item, Gustafson has joined the Pacific Northwest Media Research Consortium, an international network of scholars researching the dynamics, contexts, and dimensions of media located in and impacting the Pacific Northwest.