2017 conference papers

Rose, K. M., Su, L. Y.-F., Wirz, C. D., Brossard, D., Scheufele, D. A., & Xenos, M. A. (2017, July). Of nature, trust, and health: Understanding public opinion of GM foods. Paper to be presented to the annual conference of the World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR), Lisbon, Portugal.

Taddicken, M., Akin, H., Kohout, S., Brossard, D., Hoppe, I., & Scheufele, D. A. (2017, July). Exploring differences in perceptions of others’ knowledge and concern about climate change in Germany and the U.S. Paper to be presented at the biennial International Environmental Communication Association (IECA), Leicester, UK.

Wirz, C. D., Chung, J. H., Brossard, D., Scheufele, D. A., Xenos, M. A., Massarani, L., & Maynard, A. D. (2017, July). A Trilingual and Comparative Approach to Understanding the Conversation about the Zika Virus on Social Media. Paper to be presented at the annual conference of the World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR), Lisbon, Portugal.

Runge, K. K., Scheufele, D. A., Brossard, D., & Xenos, M. A. (2017, May). Mutant mosquitos and social media: Intermedia agenda setting in an era of declining news coverage. Paper to be presented at the 67th annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), San Diego, CA.

Su, L. Y.-F., Xenos, M. A., Rose, K., Wirz, C., Scheufele, D. A., & Brossard, D. (2017, May). Uncivil and personal? Comparing patterns of incivility in Facebook comments of news outlets. Paper to be presented at the International Communication Association (ICA), San Diego, CA.

Wirz, C. D., Chung, J. H., Rose, K. M., Brossard, D., Scheufele, D. A., & Xenos, M. A., Massarani, L. (2017, April). Zika Outbreak: A Multilingual Analysis of Social Media Discourse Surrounding the Zika Virus and Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes. Paper to be presented at the UW-Madison Global Health Symposium, Madison, WI.

Lull, R. B., Brossard, D., Hallman, W. K., & Hall Jamieson, K. (2017, March). The role of perceived risk of genetic engineering (GE) on public support for the release of GE mosquitoes to reduce the spread of Zika virus. Paper to be presented at the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) Policy Forum, Venice, Italy.

Wirz, C. D., Howell, E., Brossard, D., Scheufele, D. A., Jamieson, K. H., Winneg, K., & Xenos, M. A. (2017, February). May 2016: The NAS release a consensus report on GE crops – with what impact? Poster to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Boston, MA.