Associate Professor, University of Texas
Natalie (Talia) Jomini Stroud is an Associate Professor of Communication Studies and Assistant Director of Research at the Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life. Her recent book, Niche News: The Politics of News Choice (Oxford University Press, 2011) explores preferences for likeminded political information. Niche News received the International Communication Association's 2012 Outstanding Book Award. She is working on a project funded by Democracy Fund through the New America Foundation called the "Engaging News Project." The aim is to provide research-based techniques for engaging online audiences in commercially-viable and democratically-beneficial ways.
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