Focus: Sports Communication
With the increasing importance of sports in our culture, an area of growing interest is sports journalism and sports communication. Grady is currently bringing together industry experts to examine issues related to sports media and its role in society. Areas of interest include the role of social media as it relates to sports, sports writing in the digital age, and concepts of “fandom.” For research purposes, students have access to high-profile sports franchises such as the Atlanta Falcons and the Atlanta Braves as well as the collegiate SEC powerhouses.
Abstract: The winners, who will each receive a $400,000 award to fund their projects, are among those who answered a call to submit research proposals designed to improve the understanding […]Read More