This theme session took place on Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 8 a.m. in the Hilton Union Square Continental Ballroom 5, San Francisco, Calif.
It was sponsored by Division 38: Political Communication.
- Alvin B. Tillery, Northwestern University
- E.J. Dionne
- Christina M. Greer, Fordham University
- Karthick Ramakrishnan, University of California Riverside
- Jeffrey Ryan Smith, The New School
- Joshua A. Tucker, New York University