Communication Studies News

Wanda Fenimore presents paper at Conference

July 1, 2009
Semiotic Analysis of southerners, NASCAR, and its fans in the movies

Wanda Fenimore, Instructor in Communication Studies, recently presented a paper entitled "NASCAR Hits the Big Screen: Images, Myths, and Stereotypes in Days of Thunder, Talladega Nights: The Tale of Ricky Bobby, and Cars" at the bienniel conference of the Southern American Studies Association. The paper is a semiotic analysis of the representations of southerners, NASCAR, and its fans in the movies.

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