by Michael Sweeney, Professor; Associate Director for Graduate Studies
E.W. Scripps School of Journalism master’s degree students Sagar Atre and Naubet Bissenov have co-authored a research paper, “Coverage of the Kyrgyz-Uzbek Conflict of 2010 in selected American Newspapers,” accepted for presentation at the International Communication Association conference.
Bissenov will present the paper in London in June. The paper was written for Dr. Yusuf Kalyango’s graduate-level media and conflicts class.
Atre, from India, defended his thesis in April 2013. Bissenov, from Uzbekistan, defended his thesis earlier in the year.