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2012

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Chamberland-Lajoie, Jules-Vencent “Analyzing the portrayal of child sexual abuse in La Presse: The shifting dialectics of silence and denunciation” Yasmin Jiwani
David, Joshua “Doing Dishes: Performing locality and becoming-media in acts of collaborative cooking.” Owen Chapman
Edey, Susan “Interpreting Erica: A Study of Fan Engagement” Martin Allor
Girard, Roxanne “The Rise of an Innovation: Framing Cosmetic Surgery in Print Media Coverage 1900 – 1931″ Jeremy Stolow
Hernandez-Salamovich, Antonia “How to Have Sex with a Network: The Moldy Strategy.” Tagny Duff
Kenway Claire ///Friction: Art, Magic, Participation, Transformation, Phenomenology, and the Bicycle Owen Chapman
Lammers, Juliet Anne “The Wall is Everywhere but Here: An exercise towards a Deep Map of Berlin’s former ‘Death Strip’” Peter van Wyck
Lewis, Cyrus “Alternative Media: Commodification and the Vexing Coordiantes of Alterity” Owen Chapman
Loney, Caitlin Elizabeth Jean “Psychedelic Effects: Erperimental Tape Techniques in Practice” Andra McCartney
Michaud, Maude “Horror Grrrls: Resistance and Agency within the Interpretive Community of Women Horror Filmmakers” Tim Schwab
Rigaux, Vanessa “Performing Interface: Autobiography and the Online Artist” Tagny Duff
Robertson, Keltie “Pretty Girls Everywhere”: The Gendering of Space and Technology in the Demise of Scopitones Charles Acland
Robson, Jaimie “Negotiating Space for Participation and Artistic Creation in Neighbourhood Public Art: A self Reflexive Analysis” Elizabeth Miller
Smith, Stephen Gordon Foster “To End War and Poverty: The Media Strategy of Martin Luther King, Jr. January 1, 1967 to April 4, 1968″ Leslie Shade
Spaulding, Hannah “Magnetic Memories, Revolutionary Camcorders, and Videomaker Magazine, 1986-1993″ Charles Acland

2011

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Baldwin, Richard Conrad “Pick Your Fantasy: A practical investigation into the use of ironic performative acts within the television genres of puppetry, sitcoms and adventure series” Matt Soar
Dorelli, Jeanne Radios communautaires de Dakar : communication pour le développement et extraversion Martin Allor
Khayat, Valerie “Live 8: A study on the Performance of Citizenship and Propaganda” Dennis Murphy
Loader, Alison Reiko “The Anamorphic Cinema” Monika Kin Gagnon
Melzer, Zachi “The Spatial Materialism of Public Screens: Discipline, Redevelopment, and the Conservation of Lights” Charles Acland
Philipp, Katja “Performative journeys in the neighborhood — {en} gendering acts of place-making” Rae Staseson
Sim, Cheryl Anne “Ode to Cheongsam” Monika Kin Gagnon
Waruingi, Maureen Nyambura “The Nairobi Feminista Project: A Research-Creation Project Exploring Media and Communications Strategies for Social Change Practiced by Media-based Women’s Organizations in Nairobi, Kenya” Tim Schwab

2010

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Campeau, Pierre Sweeping the Ashes of a Flame: Understanding the Political Economy of the Outgames L. Shade
Danilevich, Anne Playing the Cultural Field: The Role of Outsourcing and Cultural Intermediaries in Art Museum Development C. Acland
Godsall, David Ian “Violet is Hopeful for Change: Social Media and Barack Obama’s 2008 U.S. Presidential Election Campaign” Leslie Shade
Jalea, Gracia Soledad “Full Exposure” Elizabeth Miller
Jenicek, Ainsley Worshipping the Enterprising Self: The Oprah Empire’s Brand of Spiritual Self-Governance Y. Jiwani
Nielsen, Nina Translating Documentaries: Between Multiple Tongues and Realities M. Allor
Musgrave, Sarah Louise “Taste of place, place of taste: Mapping alimentary authenticity through Marché Jean-Talon” Leslie Shade & Jessica Mudry
Smith, Michelle Elizabeth “I’m Métis because I say that I am”: Constructing Collaborative Autoethnographies” Elizabeth Miller

2009

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Ali, Christopher “Of Logos and Owners: The RE-Branding of Canada’s Private Television Networks” L. Shade
Battle, Shevaughn E. “The Beginning After the End”: Independent Music, Canadian Cultural Policy and the Montreal Indie Music Scene L. Shade
Cornell, Andrea Jane Tracing the Sharawadji A. McCartney
Mehta, Maya From E-Government to E-Democracy: An Examination of the Government of Canada’s uses of the Internet L. Shade
Miles, Rachel The Telltale Bump: Discourses of Pregnancy in Celebrity Tabloid Magazines C. Acland
Nuseir, Rami My Grandfather’s Lemon Tree O. Chapman
Musgrave, Sarah Taste of Place, Place of Taste: Mapping Alimentary Authenticity Through Marche Jean-Talon L. Shade, J. Mudry
Potkonjak, Tijana On the Track Towards Enlightenment: A Semantic Analysis of a Spiritual Capitalism in Runner’s World Magazine J. Stolow
Thulin, Sam There to Hear: Placing Mobile Music A. McCartney
Verburg, Miriam Producing Youth: Producing Media L. Shade

2008

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Antony, Jessica E.C. A Negotiated Rebellion: Conformity and Resistance in Women’s Tattooing Practices K. Sawchuk
Baradaran Rahmani, Amir Story-Painting a Nation: Mapping Out the Iranian Engagement With the West and Its Permeation Into the Art Scene (1900-1979) T. Schwab
Blouin-Gagne, Isabelle Trois conversations avec et parfois sans ma mère morte: une exploration des relations mère-fille dans l’autofiction M. Gagnon
Collins, Grant Epiphanies of the Daily Committed: Comics, Art, and the Everyday M. Soar
Curow, Ashley Live From “Africa” Representations and Reflections in Volunteer Weblogs L. Shade
Cyr, Rachel E. Traces, Testimony, Paranoia P. van Wyck
Dubroy, Timothy John “They Can’t Do That On Television…Can They?” An Analysis of the Replication of Ideology Through Capitalist Industry Treatments of Contentious Music Videos Y. Jiwani
Fadden, Robyn Roving Scopes, Flickering Screens, and Abnormal Gastric Bodies: Digesting The Endoscopic Gaze K. Sawchuk
Fauteux, Brian Campus Frequencies – The “Alternativeness” of Campus Radio Broadcasting C. Acland
Harris, Mark Conducting Desire and Bodies That Mix: The Sound Sex Project A. McCartney
Houde, Bernadette M. Reconstituting Lesbian Concentrate A. McCartney
Knegt, Peter Marinus Forging a Gay Mainstream: Negotiating Gay Cinema in the United States Hegemony R. Staseson
Madden, David Gender Bombing: A Feminine/Masculine Approach to Electronic Music Composition and Reception. O. Chapman
Mauricio-Cardilli, Riccardo “We’ll Be Right Back After These…”: History, Narrative, and the (Re-)Constitution of Canadian Identity in Television Commercials M. Charland
Mc Kinnon, Amy More Than Just a Phase: the Discursive Constructions of Girlhood as a Transitional Identity K. Sawchuk
Ohnona, Michelle Blood From a Stone: An Autoethnographic History of the Land Surrounding the Lake of Two Mountains M. Gagnon
Parisi, Jennifer Joan A “Broad-Based and Angry Network”: Opposing Surveillance and Security Measures Post-9/11 L. Shade
Shoumarova, Lina Publishing in the Contact Zone: Linguistic Properties of the Book Publishing Field in Montreal L. Shade

2007

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Aloise, Fernando Consuming (Red)Emption? An Analysis of Cause Related Marketing L. Shade
Barratt, Neil Chocolate Milk Is Good For You? Video News Releases, PR, and Knowledge Production in Canadian Television Journalism L. Shade
Chu, Vanessa Black Ills, Black Pills: a Post-Colonial Analysis of the Discursive Making of Bidil and African American Heart Disease L. Roth
Fransblow, Andrew Aaron Socrates in Jerusalem: Figuring the Banalin Hannah Arendt’s Eichmann Report M. Charland
Gasior, Lisa Christine Sounding Griffintown: A Listening Guide of a Montreal Neighbourhood A. McCartney
Gill, Raman Joat Towards a Just Representation of Minority Voices in British Columbia: Enhancing Human Rights Through Re-Configured Journalistic Practices M. Soar
Golden, Anne Excavating Four Moments in Video History: From the Archives of Video Populaire (Vidpop) E. Miller
Harvey, Alison The Name of the Game: Building Methodologies For the Study of Video Game Theory L. Shade
Hogan, Mélanie Archiving Absence: A Queer Feminist Framework K. Sawchuk
Husbands, Lesley The Name of the Game: Building Methodologies For the Study of Video Game Theory K. Sawchuk
Juricic, Paul The Way I Saw It: A Personal Non-Linear View of the Corporation and Efficiency. M. Soar
Kallio, Natalie Shaun Aboriginality & Sexualised Violence: the Tisdale Rape Case in the Saskatoon Star-Phoenix Y. Jiwani
Klein, Reisa Hayley Settling the Dispute or Disputing the Settlements: Representations of the Disengagement Plan in the Jerusalem Post Y. Jiwani
Koepke, Melora Corpus Delicti: Disappearance and Bodily Traces in Vancouver, 1978-2007 P. van Wyck
Lithgow, Michael Andrew Articulating Counterpublics With Community Capital: a Framework For Evaluating Community Television L. Roth
Macfarlane, John Indecision-Making: A Rhetorical Analysis of the Daily Show’s 2004 U.S. Presidential Election Campaign Coverage M. Charland
Matlow, Rachel Love. Appropriation. Music. Baby.: Gwen Stefani and Her Harajuku Girls K. Sawchuk
Peters, Heather Ingrid Guilty Contagions and Innocent Victims: Adult Sex Workers in Canadian Press Coverage of Thailand’s Sex Tourism Industry K. Sawchuk
Reeve, Rebecca Constant Connectivity in a Wireless Age: The Discursive Promotional Strategies of the Blackberry L. Shade
Stewart, Craig Ewen “What the Hell Do We Do Now, Sir?”: Combat Films and Spectacle in 1990s Hollywood C. Acland
Taylor, Ronald Timothy The Legacy of Punk and Hiphop: 1979-1985 M. Gagnon
Winton, Ezra The Spaces Between Grassroots Documentary Distribution and Exhibition as Counterpublics C. Acland

2006

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Aquino, Eloisa Foodflux: A Metaguide to the Diverse Foods of Montreal T. Schwab
Bertelsen, Christian Allan On Hollow Terms: A Genealogy of Integration and Its Use in Quebec’s Immigration Discourses Y. Jinani
Conradi, Alexa K. Revisiting the Legacy of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: A Rhetorical Analysis of Healing M. Charland
Dechief, Diane Yvonne Recent Immigrants as an “Alternate Civic Core”: Providing Internet Services, Gaining “Canadian Experiences” L. Shade
Dickens, Risa No One Knows Everything: Open Source and “Crisis Is Public Opinion” W. Buxton
Doyle, Nicola Losing Control: Autobiographical Documentary and the Representation of Personal Narratives On Video M. Soar
Fox, Kamal Truth, Justice and the African-American Way C. Acland
Gutierrez, Christopher Bodies of Terror/Terrorizing Bodies C. Nadeau
Lee, Linda “Searching For Halmoni”: Reimagining Documentary, Representation and Identity C. Nadeau
Martel, Monique Novels as a Medium of Contemporary Discourse with Ourselves: An Exploration of Benjamin’s Storyteller and Bachelard’s “Poetic Reverie” H. Thwaites
Pourtavaf, Leila Mediating Montreal: Constructing Places, Contesting Spaces C. Nadeau
Ratcliffe, Aurora From Mini to Major: a History of Alliance Atlantis M. Allen
Trinh, Ngan Thoai Charting the Trajectories of Music Piracy in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam C. Acland

2005

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Balan, Neil Apprehending the Visible: Logistics of Perception and the Aerial Reconnaissance Archive W. Buxton
Dam, Steven No Femmes, Queens or Flames!: Gay Male Effeminacy and the Culture of Shame C. Nadeau
Ennis, Anne-Marie Graphic Design Practice: Impersonation, Invocation and Multiple Audiences M. Soar
Falconer, Sara Yours in Solidarity: Alternative Media Projects with North American Political Prisoners M. Gagnon
Garza Wicker, Ricardo Andres Manufacturing Bodies: a (Re)Description of the Undocumented Sweatshop Worker in the US W. Buxton
Lightbody, Sarah B. The Eternal Object P. van Wyck
Mastai, Elan Improvisation in Filmmaking A. McCartney
Murphy, Rodney Cool Britannia and the Post Industrial City: a Study of Manchester’s Urban Regeneration and the Britpop Music Scene within Local and National British Popular Music Culture. C. Acland
Nussey, Jennifer Tensions and Confessions: Why I Can’t Hate Dr. Phil K. Sawchuk
Pitfield, Kate The Social Shaping of Text Messaging in North American Youth Culture L. Shade
Schulz, Michael Caped Commodities and Masked Memories: the American Comic Book Industry, Collective Memory, and the Superhero C. Acland
St. Laurent, Sylvie Towards a Moral Grounding of Social Risk Communication M. Charland
White, Jason The Gridiron City: Sixteenth Century Urban Development in the Spanish New World W. Buxton
Zankowicz, Katherine The Space That Is Left: Exploring the Monument and Its Ruin W. Buxton

2004

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Adams, Elizabeth Delcy “The Location. The Luxury. The Life.” Deconstructing the Rhetoric of Intrawest Resort Real Estate M. Charland
Angel, Naomi Mixed Messages: ‘Mixed Race’ Representations in Film M. Gagnon
Anisef, Jennifer Sara The Politics of Contemporary Craft Culture K. Sawchuk
Goodyear, Susan Andrea Schizophrenia as Metaphor:’Madness’ and the Cinematic Asylum K. Sawchuk
Hill, James Adair The Priority of the Political and the Publicity of the Law: Investigation For a Justificatory Theory of Governance M. Charland
Langlois, Andrea Mediating Transgressions: The Global Justice Movement and Canadian News Media C. Nadeau
Odartey-Wellington, Felix Nii L. The Al-Qaeda Sleeper Cell That Never Was: The Canadian News Media, State Security Apparatus, and ‘Operation Thread’ Y. Jiwani
Ojo, Tokunboh B. An Analysis of the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in the Sub-Saharan African Region L. Shade
Pare, M.D. Jacinthe Beyond Boredom: The Importance of the Dull in Information Overload H. Thwaites
Porter, Nicole In Search of the Slayer: Audience Negotiation of Buffy the Vampire Slayer K. Sawchuk
van der Zon, Marian Talking About Abortion: A Resurgence in Sound A. McCartney
Wagg, Holly Producing (in(Visible)) Girls: The Politics of Production in Young Adult Fiction With Adolescent Lesbian Characters Y. Jiwani
Wertheimer, Sophie Africa’s Deadly Enemy: An Analysis of Canadian Newspaper Coverage of the HIV/AIDS Pandemic in Africa L. Roth
Worrell, Joel The Formation of Montreal’s English Speaking Caribbean Community A. McCartney

2003

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Callary, Catherine Canadian Cultural Identity and Institutions: The Banff School (1933) C. Acland
Casey, Michelle M. Electrifying Oral History: Re-Membering Dad’s Big Band Days in Rawalpindi M. Gagnon
Delean, Anne Uses of Documentary Conventions in Fiction Films R. Hancox
Edan, Tina St. Marshall, Mass and the Mediacatholicism, Media Theory and Marshall McLuhan W. Buxton
Friz, Anne M. The Clandestine Transmissions of Pirate Jenny K. Sawchuk
He, Huan Re-Examining the Determinants in International News Coverage: Cross-News-Category and Cross-Country Comparisons M. Gagnon
Henning, Wayne Wayne’s Trans Canada Highway Blues: Road Movies and Canadian Cultural Subjectivity A. McCartney
Mandelblatt, Bertie Where Only Ghosts and Tourists Come to Dine: The Creole and Cajun Cuisines of Southern Louisiana and the Commodification of History. M. Gagnon
McKim, Joel Andrew Filling in the Voids: Berlin’s “Memorial For the Murdered Jews of Europe” P. van Wyck
Nishihira, Nanako By and For a Feminist Rhetorical Theory: Constituting Cultural Identity in Isocrates’ “Helen” M. Charland
Porter, Natalie Louise Female Skateboarders and Their Negotiation Of Space and Identity C. Acland
Tuters, Marc David Geograffiti: A Mobile, Locative Media Application For Annotating Space H. Thwaites

2002

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Bell, Tricia Maintaining Infinite Readiness For War: Environmental Wreckage and Human Misery M. Gagnon
Melancon, Nathalie La consommation symbolique de marques de commerce: appropriations subversives et autres luttes contre l’nnivocite du signe C. Acland
Stefanyshyn, Darice Roberta Mediating the Message: How Mothers Regulate Television For Their Teenage Children A. McCartney
Tseng, Kuo Min The Communication Modes of Taiwanese Television Documentary From the 1970′s to the 1990′s M. Gagnon
Uddin, Lisa Marie Abominable Knowledge: Popular Culture in the Science of Human Origins C. Nadeau
Warrier, Vinu Govind “The Globe Is Now Officially Open For Business!” The Advertising of Cyberspace: Globalization and the Politics of Cyberculture M. Allor
Zeleke, Elleni Confronting Modernity – Dialectical Images of Post Revolutionalry/Post Cold War Addid Ababa P. van Wyck

2001

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Abraham, Christiana Deconstructing the Legacy of the ‘Savage’ Woman: The Politics of Displacing Boundaries of Difference in Panache Magazine. L. Roth
Baric, Stephanie Yugoslav War Cinema: Shooting a Nation Which No Longer Exists L. Roth
Czach, Elizabeth Home Movies Then and Now C. Nadeau
Deleskie, Robert The Underwood Stereograph Travel System: A Historical and Cultural Analysis W. Buxton
Farokhfal, Reza Under Western Eyes: The BBC and the Iranian Revolution, 1978-1979 D. Murphy
Francoeur, Chantal Histoires extraordinaires: un projet de journalisme ethnographiques K. Sawchuk
Guddat, Monica Images Through the Body and (Hi)Story Translating the Dialectics of Cortazar and Benjamin into the Film, “Lucas, His Hospitals” M. Allor
Kay, Linda Representing the Real: An Experimental Writing Project in Three Parts K. Sawchuk
Logan, Steven Elliot Inside the Gap: Work and Consumption in Corporate Culture. C. Acland
Stober, Joanne Marie That’s Not What I Heard: Synchronized Sound Cinema in Montreal 1926-1931 C. Acland
Tinning, Rebecca Mary One Woman’s Nation: Pauline Hanson, Femininity and Right Wing Populism in Australia K. Sawchuk

2000

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Daviault, Christine Look Who’s Pulling the Trigger Now: A Study of Girls/Women’s Relationship With Video Games C. Nadeau
Dube, Marie-Helene Un millenaire d’histoire Canadienne pour une “poignee de 30 sous” commemoration et representation de la nation par le biais du concours de design de monnaie “Faites centsation!” C. Nadeau
Fu, Roy Struggling Productions: Ying Chen and the Representation of Identity in Quebec 1992-1999 M. Allor
Gherfal, Tarek The Friendly Terrorist: the Representation of Arabs and Muslims in American Feature Film L. Roth
Gilbert, Sylvie Sortie de table: les performances alimentaires de Carmen Miranda, Louise Mercille et des religieuses du moyen age C. Nadeau
Harmes, David Corporate News the Issue of Newspaper Ownership Revisited W. Gilsdorf
Huck, Erin Nike, Feminism and Rhetoric M. Charland
Josgrilberg, Fabio Botelho Retelling Michel de Certeau M. Charland
Liberovskaya, Katherine Multimedia Then and Now: Inspiration, Innovation and Imagination At the Intersection of New Media and Art K. Sawchuk
Martel, S. B. Caroline Voix d’Extinction: Une Histoire de la Telephoniste C. Nadeau
McKee, Tracey L. Good Girls Do It Too! A Look At the Representation of Women Who Kill in Made-For-TV Movies C. Nadeau
Nicholson, Judith A. Cellulure Phenomenon: Promoting and Policing Cellular Phones in Canada M. Allor
Setzer, Katharine A. Playing On-Line Sexual Subjectivity, Gender Play and the Construction of the Dyke SM Fantasy C. Nadeau
Snider, Hartley M. Scratch Video: Music For the Eye M. Gagnon
Stevenson, John Dev Res: A System For International Development Research Knowledge Management Using XML L. Roth
Vukov, Tamara Helen Imagining Canada, Imagining the Desirable Immigrant: Immigration Spectacle as Settler Postcolonialism C. Nadeau

1999

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Bakan, Jacob M. Self Expression and Communication: An Essay On Maurice Merleau-Ponty’s Philosophy of Expression and Communication Studies K. Sawchuk
Bowen, Arabella C.S. Contrasting Identities/Competing Rhetorics: Anglophones’ Challenge to Quebec’s National Project M. Charland
Chow, Douglas F. Straight From the Sources’ Mouth? The 1997 Alternative Federal Budget and the Neo-Liberal Discourse of Economy in Mainstream News Reportage W. Buxton
Connock, Sonia Madeleine The Figure of the Amazon as Contested Site of Gender Construction and Deconstruction: Ancient Greek and Modern Television (Re)Deployments of the Amazon and the Question of Gender Subversion and Transformation M. Charland
Dabreo-Ramharack, Cheryl Uplifting the Black Race — Only Males Need Apply: Black Male Militancy in Malcom X, Panther, Boyz N’ the Hood and Get On the Bus C. Nadeau
Fawcett, Linnet Writing Themselves Into the Text: Letters to Ms., 1993 – 1998 K. Sawchuk
Graves, Lisa Tracings of Travel C. Nadeau
Khalifa, Kamel Sharazad and the Quest For Nadia R. Hancox
Kolhatkar, Madhuri Web-Mediated Communication At Workplace: A Case Study at US West Communications K. Sawchuk
Krekhovetsky, Luba Writing Ethnicity On the Internet: Communicative Practices of the Ukrainian Virtual Community K. Sawchuk
Matiation, H. Nicole A Plea For Time: Northern Aboriginal Peoples Advocate for the Right to Communicate on the Information Highway L. Roth
Moody, Emily A. Montreal Video D. Murphy
Shore, Sheryl Touching Bone: A Digital Sensation K. Sawchuk
Tigkos, Maria Media, Culture, and Social Change in Quebec: The Story of Radio-Canada Television in the Fifties M. Allor
Verma, Vandana Tina Re-Imagining Masala: How Newness Enters the World M. Allor

1998

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Dancsok, Michael Transcending the Documentary: The Films of Arthur Lipsett R. Hancox
De Freitas, Jennifer L. Heritage Tourism as Secular Pilgrimage K. Sawchuk
Ezewudo, Gabriel Playing Carrot and Stick: Canadian Press Coverage of Nigeria on the Hanging of Nine Ogoni Rights Activists, November-December 1995 W. Gilsdorf
Gupta, Dipti Confronting the Challenge of Distribution: Women Documentary Filmmakers in India K. Sawchuk
Kisil, Gerald Technologies of Abundance: Consumer Culture, Government and the Media Arts M. Allor
Landry, Julie Defining Community Internet Access Sites For Rural Canadians L. Roth
Soukup, Katarina T. Radio Bicyclette: Rozhlas ’68. K. Sawchuk
Wang, Jian Gang Building Socialist Broadcasting With Chinese Characteristics’ the Substance and Contradictions of China’s Broadcasting Policy in the Reform Era (1978-1994) L. Roth
Young, Sarah The ‘Olympic/Media Complex’: the Development and Relationships of Olympic Marketing W. Gilsdorf
Zachariah, John Above All, Shut Up: A Study of Lyotard’s Ethical Genre M. Charland
Zernentsch, Sheri Gay Families in the Media in the Age of HIV and AIDS C. Nadeau

1997

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Armstrong, Valerie Leila Mainstreaming Martina: Representing Lesbians in the ’90s C. Nadeau
Avison, Shannon Aboriginal Newspapers: Their Contribution to the Emergence of an Alternative Public Sphere in Canada L. Roth
Chamberlain, Michael Baseball On the Air: Reinterpretations of the History of Radio Baseball M. Charland
Dolenko, Michael J. Break Free: Building a Critique of Social Marketing Theory L. Roth
Dube, Jean-Sebastien Jouer (dans) le texte: des jeux de role aux medias interactifs narratifs informatisés H. Thwaites
Monk, Lisa C. Beyond Polarity: Campus-Community Radio and New Relations of Power in Radio Broadcasting Policy in Canada K. Sawchuk
Nelson, Wade Never Mind the Authentic: You Wanted the Spectacle/You’Ve Got the Spectacle (and Nothing Else Matters?) M. Allor
Preville, Philip J. The Effort to Forget: Collective Memory and Documentary Film in Quebec C. Nadeau
Schutta, Irene Susan Stop the Presses: The Cost of Cutting the Native Communications Program For Northern Canada K. Sawchuk
Smith, Matthew Introducing a New Medium: Newspaper Reviews of the First Film Screenings in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and New York in 1896 W. Buxton
Worth, Jordan Perry The Creative Destruction of Canadian Communications Policy: Market Liberalization and the Direct-to-Home Satellite Broadcasting Industry R. Babe

1996

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Adams, Elizabeth A. “Reg Isn’t Dead, He’s Just Run Off That’s All” An Analysis of Coronation Street and Fandom in Cyberspace M. Allor
Akman, Justine Zoe Considering the Context: the Women’s Networking Support Program of the Association of Progressive Communications L. Roth
Emms, Merle J. The Origins of Public Relations as An Occupation in Canada W. Gilsdorf
Klym, Nathalie The Design and Marketing of QSound: a Case Study of the Relationship Between Technological Innovation and Musical Culture M. Allor
Landon, Paul S. Art and Technological Sound: the Revival of Experience P. Théberge
Purvis, Steven A. Voices to Eden: Pedagogy, Rationalization and Modern Voice Culture M. Allor
Ryan, Cyril Black Movie: Five Picture Deal to Make Gun Movies G. Valaskakis
Zielinski, Gerald J.Z. Towards the ‘Utopie Film’: Aspects of Adorno’s Thought in Alexander Kluge’s Antagonistic Concept of Realism W. Buxton

1995

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Dabbous, Dima The Eastern Construction of Islam, Terrorism, Counter-Terrorism and the Hegemonic Role of the Media W. Buxton
Katadotis, Katina S. Quebec’s Cinema Act: Policy and Practical Perspectiv B. Lewis
Mukai, Keiko Nation in Production: Japanese Royal Wedding in the Media B. Lewis
Oblin, George V. A Perspective on Communications Development and Training Needs for the James Bay Cree of Northern Quebec: A Case Study L. Roth
Pasha, Bushra F. Public Affairs Television and Informational Value: A Case Study of the “Journal’s” Coverage of Free Trade in the 1988 Canadian Federal Election M. Allor

1994

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Carrier, Deane Facteurs inhérents à la catastrophe technologique nuisant à l’utilisation de la radio comme moyen de communication d’urgence: les exemples de Saint-Basile-le-Grand et de Saint-Amable W. Buxton
Davis, Rona T. Talk, Television, and Tannen: Assessing An Academic/Expert in Popular Culture K. Sawchuk
Gagnon, Michelle Echoing in the Silence of Redemption: Discourses of Nationhood and Identity in Quebec M. Allor
Pidduck, Julianne The “Fatal Femme” in Contemporary Hollywood Film Noir: Reframing Gender, Violence, and Power M. Allor
Schyngera, Wesley Experiencing Media: The Resonance of (Post)Modern Culture J. Berland
Thompson, Gordon Unnatural Couplings: Monstrous Investigations Into the Ontology of Technology K. Sawchuk
Wu, Mei Expressing Dissent: Politics, Media and Environmental Issues in China – The Case of the Media Debate On the Three Gorges Project W. Gilsdorf

1993

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Busby, Catherine J. Curatorial Mediation and the Institutionalization of Canadian Video M. Allor
Kaimila-Kanjo, Grace C. Communication Technology, Gender and Development in Malawi G. Valaskakis
Sussel, Robyn D. News of an Epidemic: Exploring the Discourse of ‘Deviance’ in the Construction of AIDS W. Gilsdorf

1992

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Baert, Renee M. Desiring Daughters J. Berland
Kelly, Brendan Rock and Theory: A Critical Crisis M. Allor
Maher, Robert J. Agents of Influence: the Organization and Routine Activities of a Government News Source W. Gilsdorf
Medicoff, Mark I. An Ethical Examination of Public Policy Intervention in Canada: A Case Study of “Alex” W.L. Gardiner

1991

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Ashby, Richard B. The Algebra of Need: Rethinking the Rehabilitation of Nature in Contemporary Environmental Discourses J. Berland
Chagas De Moura, Liliam Beatris Tales of People and Power: Brazillian Telenovelas and the Politics of the Popular J. Berland
Cohen, Barri Strategies of Containment and Avoidance: A Discursive Analysis of Some Contemporary Magazines For Aging Women M. Allor
Haig, Thomas A. Meta-Modern Culture: The New Age and the Critique of Modernity M. Charland
Hargrave, George M. Interactive Media and Teaching Television Production Skills in a Northern Native Broadcast Context W.L. Gardiner

1990

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Byford, Christopher Mapping Out the Psychological Attraction to the Contemporary Horror Film M. Allor
Clarke, Jocelyne Moving Peripheries and Marginal Cultures: Cinemas and the “Dark Continent” B. Lewis
Hargadon, Robert M. Uncommon Carriers: Canadian Cable Television Policy (1968 – 1990) M. Allor
Perry, Walter News and Information in Post-Industrial Society: Exploring Canadian ISDN Proactive Policy Issue W.L. Gardiner
Worsfold, Nancy An Organization and Its Discontents: The National Action Committee On the Status of Women W. Gilsdorf

1989

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Peiris, Richmond Communication For Development: A Review of Sri Lanka’s Press and Radio Broadcasting Policies M. Allor
Verity, Barbara The Relationship Between Text and Image in Documentary Photography M. Allor
Way, Lyndon Media Frames and Popular Music’s Politics: How Ancillary Music Media Can Contribute to Democratic Policies J. Berland

1988

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Bulajich, Borjana Using Communication Means for Innovative Training Methodologies and New Understanding of Women in Development M.Allor
Dowler, Kevin L. Propaedeutic For An Aesthetic Theory of Political Communication M. Charland
Fisher, Jennifer Museums and Mediation: Locating the Exhibition Experience M. Allor
Lenden, Lise Le commerce des programmes : économie et politique de la radio MA au Québec G. Tremblay
Lowenthal, Marla A Paradoxical Press: An Analysis of the American Military’s European Stars and Stripes D. Taddeo
Skinner, David N. Canadian Public Broadcasting: Discourse of Subordination M. Charland

1987

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Graham, John Fragmentation and the Development of Market Decision Support Systems For Audience Television Programming W.L. Gardiner
Theberge, Paul Technological Rationalization and Musical Practice M. Allor

1986

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Chifwambwa, Gabriel S The Role of the Rural Newspaper in National Development M. Allor
Gurd, Geoffrey S. The Social Impact of Communication Technologies in Health Care: Intervention and Patient Empowerment M. Allor
Probyn, Elspeth Finding Ourselves in Discourse: Anorexia Nervose and Negotiation M. Charland
Seaton, Elizabeth P. Maneuverings: The Prisoner’s Tattoo as Significant Practice G. Valaskakis

1985

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Laini, Valerian The Integration of Mass Media and Folk Media in Promoting Literacyfor Rural Development in Tanzania W. Gilsdorf
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