Assistant Professor
Lambda Pi Eta Co-Advisor

PhD, Pennsylvania State University
MA, University of Arizona
BA, Rutgers University

Office: McMurran 259E
Phone: (757) 594-8774

Social Media, Communication and Politics, Public Speaking

Research Interests
digital and social media, participatory Web cultures, localism, consumer-citizenship, critical-cultural studies, consumer/commercial culture, political economy of communication, media industries, media and democracy

Kuehn, K. (2010). The commodification of blackness in David LaChapelle's 'Rize.' Journal of Information Ethics, 19(2), 52-66

Kuehn, K. (2010). Online/Offline communications pedagogy: YouTube and the development of an electronic citizenry. Electronic Journal of Communication, 20(1-2)

Kuehn, K. (2010). Compassionate consumption: Healing Africa through Gap's Product (RED) campaign. Democratic Communique, 23(2), 23-40. 2

Hardin, M., Kuehn, K., Jones, H., Balaji, M., & Genovese, J (2009). Have you got game? Hegemonic masculinity and neo-homophobia in sports coverage of John Amaechi. Communication, Culture and Critique, 2, 182-200

Our Social Media class (COMM 395) created this YouTube channel. Take a look at all of the animated submissions!

social media