University of Wisconsin–Madison

German Alvarez

gaalvarez@wisc.edu

German Alvarez is a doctoral student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. He obtained his masters of mass communication at Louisiana State University in 2010. Alvarez’s research interests include political communication, social media and democracy, and the relationship between mass media and political culture. In addition, he has served on the organizing committee for the School’s annual graduate student research conference and the 2011 conference on the politics of consumption.