A Virtual Community of Disability
"Wrestling with stereotypes: Images of the mentally
ill in the WWF"
Marie Hardin, Florida Southern College
& Brent Hardin, Florida State University
"Creating a virtual television culture: Using actors
and models to reflect desired perceptions in primetime television advertising"
Dennis Ganahl, Southern Illinois University
Disability Imagery and Impact
"Disability visibility: Cartoon depictions of Bob Dole"
Gene Burd, University of Texas
"Kevorkian convicted: A semiotic analysis of editorial
Ann Preston, Quincy University
"Investigating media influence on attitudes toward
people with disabilities and euthanasia,"
Kimberly A. Lauffer, University of Florida
& Sarah Bembry, University of Florida