Ways with Words | Public Discourse

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Ways with Words | Public Discourse || Radcliffe Institute

This panel will examine language used in the public domain and how it both reflects and shapes cultural attitudes toward gender. The question of who defines and controls language, and the role gender plays, is an important part of political campaigns, entertainment, and business marketing efforts.

Mary Mills (9:00), Worldwide Director of Strategic Intelligence, Saatchi & Saatchi

Christine Matthews (33:16), President, Bellweather Research, and Cofounder, Burning Glass Consulting

Liza Johnson, Director and Screenwriter 
(Presentation by director and screenwriter Liza Johnson is not available due to incorporation of unreleased footage)

Moderator: Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Elizabeth Ware Packard Professor of Communication, Annenberg School for Communication; Walter and Leonore Annenberg Director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania

Q&A (49:37)