Ann Preston

Chair | Professor

Preston's primary teaching interests are media writing, media theory and media law. Most of her research explores how the popular culture represents various populations and institutions. Examples include the portrayal of nurses in magazines for teen girls and gender portrayal among point of purchase mannequins.

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Areas of Professional Interest

  • Media portrayal of marginalized populations and institutions

More About Dr. Preston

Courses Taught

Comm 230 Media Writing
Comm 305 Media Theory and Ethics
Comm 405 Communication Campaigns
Comm 432 Media Law


Jim Baumann, PhD, Chairperson

Communication Department
Galvin Fine Arts Center, Office 35
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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