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UNLV Gaming Podcast 78: Jessalyn R. Strauss

By David G. Schwartz on January 26, 2017 10:49 AM | Permalink

Just uploaded: the latest UNLV Gaming Podcast. A must for anyone who is curious about casino public relations:

78-January 26, 2017
Jessalyn R. Strauss
“Promoting Las Vegas: Stories and Strategies of Casino Press Releases”
In this January 25, 2017 Colloquium Talk, Strauss discusses how casino press releases reflected the efoorts of PR professionals to secure coverage for their organizations.

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UNLV Gaming Podcast 72: Danielle Seid

By David G. Schwartz on December 21, 2015 4:20 PM | Permalink

Just posted! The latest UNLV Gaming Podcast, featuring Eadginton Fellow Danielle Seid:

72-December 21, 2015
Danielle Seid
“Forgotten Femmes, Forgotten War: The Kim Sisters’ Dis-Appearance from American Screen and Scene"
In this December 21, 2015, Gaming Research Colloquium talk, Seid explores the complicated legacy of popular Korean-American girl group the Kim Sisters, a mainstay in Las Vegas for many years.

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UNLV Gaming Podcast 71: Jonathan Cohen

By David G. Schwartz on December 3, 2015 4:48 PM | Permalink

The latest UNLV Gaming Podcast has just been posted here and in iTunes

71-December 3, 2015
Jonathan Cohen
"'This Could Be Your Ticket Out': Social Mobility in the Age of Jackpot Capitalism"
In this December 3, 2015, Gaming Research Colloquium talk, Cohen considers the emergence of states lotteries in the economic and cultural context of the late 20th century.

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UNLV Gaming Podcast 68: Celeste Chamberland

By David G. Schwartz on May 14, 2015 4:47 PM | Permalink

The latest UNLV Gaming Podcast is up:

68-May 14,2015
Celeste Chamberland
"An Enchanting Witchcraft: Masculinity, Melancholy, and the Pathology of Gaming in Early Modern London."
In this May 14, 2015 Gaming Research Colloquium talk, Chamberland, the May 2015 Eadington Fellow, discusses the earliest medical definitions of addictive gambling in Stuart London, with references to the many historic texts of UNLV Special Collections.

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