Dr. Van T. Roberts

Professor of Communication


105 Cromwell
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(662) 329-7252

Miscellaneous Information

Miscellaneous Information:

Ph.D., Mississippi State University


Academic training in history and media criticism. Research interest in film history and criticism, especially as related to U.S. World War II propaganda films. Twenty-five years experience in radio, television and film broadcast announcing, editing, production, and directing. Credited with twelve productions over fourteen years of community and academic video service. Award winning feature and spot news writer. Statewide and regional freelance movie reviewer.

Courses taught:

COM 101 -- Oral Communication
COM 102 -- Introduction to Mass Communication
COM 103 -- Introduction to Media Technology
COM 200 -- Writing for the Media
COM 210 -- Relational Communication
COM 303 -- Images of Women in Film
COM 431 -- Video Production
COM 460 -- Communication Internship
FLM 101 -- Introduction to Film
FLM 201 -- Survey of Film History
FLM 405 -- Special Topics in Film