35.1 The Fantastic Average: Exploring the Representations of Science and Scientists on Television

What:
Student Poster
When:
8:30 AM, Friday 8 Nov 2019 (1 hour 50 minutes)
Where:
Grand Ballroom A/B
Tags:
Arts & Humanities
Discussion:
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For the general public, television remains a primary opportunity to engage with representations of scientists and scientific inquiry. Yet a significant lack of diversity in representations shapes this engagement. This poster explores the potentially adverse effects of polarizing portrayals of scientists and their intellectual work.  

Participant
California University of Pennsylvania