Riddle’s work on media violence stems from childhood memories


By Jacob Sattler, JBA x 2014

Karen Riddle, award-winning University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism and Mass Communication professor, is exploring whether media consumption habits play a role in perceived violence in society.

Riddle, who has experience in advertising as well as media psychology, says her interest in this research stems from fears she had as a child.

Read more about her compelling work to date and where she hopes to head from here: http://www.news.wisc.edu/21540