Tag: Media

The Art of Reframing Political Debates

William Gamson
"Thinking about Elephants: Toward a Dialogue with George Lakoff"
Tuesday November 7, 2006, 7pm, 121 Pyle Center (Vanderburg Auditorium), 702 Langdon
“A Workshop on Framing the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict”
Wednesday November 8, 2006 4pm, 206 Ingraham Hall
Seminar for Students and Faculty
Thursday November 9, 8108 Social Sciences, 12:20pm

    William A. Gamson is a Professor of Sociology and co-directs the Media Research and Action Project (MRAP) at Boston College. He is the author of Talking Politics (1992) and TheStrategy of Social Protest (2nd edition, 1990) among other books and articles on political discourse, the mass-media and social movements. He is a past president of the American Sociological Association.