Cheong, Pauline Hope
Arizona State University
Pauline Hope Cheong (Ph.D., University of Southern California) is Associate Professor in the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication, and affiliate faculty with the Department of Film and Media Studies. Her research interests are in new media and intercultural communication, including ways in which religious users appropriate technologies for identity and community building. She is co-editing a book on Church and New Media. Recent articles on mediated religion have appeared in The Information Society; Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, Information, Communication and Society, and the Journal of Media and Religion.
ArticlesThere’s no reason to think that Jesus wouldn’t have Facebooked or twittered if he came into the world now. Can you imagine his killer status updates? Reverend Schenck, New York, All Saints Episcopal Church (Mapes) The fundamental problem of religious communication is how best to represent and mediate the sacred....Read more