Diversity & Cultural Communication
Omotayo Banjo, Ph.D.
Banjo, O. O., & Fraley, T. (2014). The wannabe, the man, and whitebread: Portrayals of whiteness in
Black films. Western Journal of Black Studies, 38(1), 42-52.
Banjo, O. O. (2013). For us only? Examining the impact of context on Blacks’ evaluations of
Black entertainment. Race and Social Problems, 5(4), 309-322.
Stephen Haas, PhD
Haas, S. M., & Whitton, S. (in press). The significance of living together and importance of marriage in same-sex couples. Journal of Homosexuality.
Haas, S. M. (2003). Relationship maintenance in same-sex couples. In D. Canary & M. Dainton (Eds.), Maintaining Relationships through Communication: Relational, Contextual, and Cultural Variations (pp. 209-230). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Earlbaum.
Ronald L. Jackson II, Ph.D.
Jackson, R., & Balaji, M. (in press). Border citizenry and the arbitrary civil protection of black males: A look at Trayvon Martin and Emmett Till. Cultural Studies, Critical Methodologies.
Jackson, R. L. (2006). Scripting the Black Masculine Body: Identity, Discourse and Racial Politics in Popular Media. Albany, NY: SUNY Press.
Shaunak Sastry, PhD
Sastry, S. (in press). Long-distance truck drivers and the structural context of health: A culture - centered investigation of Indian truckers' health narratives. Health Communication
Sastry, S. & Dutta, M. J. (2013). Global Health Interventions and the "common sense" of Neoliberalism: A dialectical analysis of PEPFAR. Journal of International and Intercultural Communication, 6, 21-39.