Dr. Stewart Blakley Talks About Television

Dr. Stewart Blakley, Mass Communication Expert

Television dominates many of our waking hours. We turn TV on for news, sports, weather, talk shows, history, gardening, travel, song and dance, cooking, comedy, movies, and so much more. To discuss TV’s development and current status, I welcomed Dr. Stewart Blakley–Mass Communication Department Chair at Brenau University–to “The Communication Corner,” the program I host Tuesday mornings at 9:00 a.m. on WBCX, 89.1 FM.

Among our very interesting topics:
–His favorite broadcasters, past and present
–Best advances in TV in the last decade
–Worst mistakes of the last ten years
–TV coverage of the Japan earthquake and its aftermath
–What he teaches Brenau students that will benefit them in the job market
–Instant replay in football. . .just boring, or worthwhile?
–His experience in TV production
–What might come next in technology that improves TV viewing

HEAR MY CONVERSATION WITH DR. BLAKLEY
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CONTACT HIM
E-mail Dr. Blakley:
mailto:sblakley@brenau.edu

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Guidance from an Expert Speech Teacher

My interview with Dr. Kevin Mace–Assistant Professor of Speech and Film at Brenau University–stirred memories of my years of teaching Speech Communication at the University of Georgia. Kevin brought excellent information and advice to “The Communication Corner,” the program I host on Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m. for WBCX, 89.1 FM, “The Voice of Brenau.”

You will benefit from hearing Dr. Mace comment on these and other topics:
–The origins of speech teaching in ancient Greece and Rome
–The most outstanding American speaker
–The single most influential speech in recorded history
–Colorful speaking events connected with the Chautauqua circuit
–Why everyone should take a speech course or enlist a Speech Coach
–Controlling stage fright
–The pluses and minuses of Power Point
–Speech preparation and delivery

To contact Dr. Mace, use his e-mail address:
mailto:kmace@brenau.edu

Be sure to listen to the WBCX-FM program he hosts Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time, “Mace on Film.”

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NOW LISTEN TO MY INTERVIEW WITH DR. KEVIN MACE
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