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Figure/Ground interview with Marshall Soules

Figure/Ground interview with Marshall Soules

Dr. Soules was interviewed by Laureano Ralon on December 26th, 2010 as part of the Figure/Ground Communication scholarly interview series: In 2009, Dr. Marshall Soules retired from Vancouver Island University (formerly Malaspina U-C), where he taught in the English Department before founding the Media Studies program. At VIU, he was Chair of Media Studies from 1998 to 2008, and directed the Media Research Lab from 2004-2009. He developed the curriculum for two Media Studies degrees; both feature a strong emphasis on Canadian media theorists and the media ecology movement. As an honorary research associate at VIU, he continues his writing and photography projects from his home in Ladysmith, B.C. His doctoral work at Rutgers University focused on the... Show More


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