Communication Studies

Vanier Scholar Tyrone Hall | 2017-07-24 | Photo-illustration

Communication & Culture PhD student wins Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

  Tyrone Hall is one of five York PhD students to have been named a Vanier Scholar, receiving $50,000 annually for up to three years to support his research. Vanier Scholars demonstrate leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and/or humanities, natural sciences and/or engineering and […]

Robert Heynen

New book examines intersection of surveillance and gender

  Expanding the Gaze: Gender and the Politics of Surveillance portrays the ways in which surveillance — whether repressive, resilient, resistant or enjoyable — is shaped around gender. This group of essays is co-edited by York University’s communication studies Professor Robert Heynen and Ryerson University’s criminology Professor Emily van der Meulen. “The book engages with […]

Prof. Fred Fletcher

Professor Emeritus Fred Fletcher receives MacEwan University's Medal of Excellence

  Fred Fletcher, professor emeritus, communication studies and political science in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies at York University has been awarded MacEwan University’s Medal of Excellence. The award was presented to Fletcher during MacEwan University's convocation ceremonies for the Faculty of Fine Arts & Communications in recognition of his lifetime of […]


Communication Studies hosts two-day event with Parisian sociologist and philosopher

  Independent sociologist and philosopher Maurizio Lazzarato will be at York University’s Keele campus for a two-day event featuring a screening of his audiovisual project Assemblages (2010), made with artist Angela Melitopoulos, and his upcoming book, Wars and Capitalism, co-authored with Eric Alliez. The event on April 25 and 26 is co-sponsored by the Department […]