Name: David R. Myles
Hometown: Terre Haute, Indiana
Undergraduate Institution: Wabash College, B.A. English-Creative Writing, Minors in Political Science and History
Prior Work Experience: Video Intern for POLIS (LSE's media think-tank)
Main Area of Interest: Political communication, public diplomacy, and investigative satire. Specifically, I am interested in the use of humor as a communicative tool for injecting nuance into controversial and/or confusing political issues.
Extracurricular Activities: Committee member of the USC Annenberg Graduate Student Representatives
Favorite thing about USC Annenberg: From the beautiful buildings to the brilliant people, USC Annenberg is an incubator for the discussion and conception of grand ideas; an environment ripe for personal and academic discovery. The coffee cart is pretty cool, too.
Favorite thing about Los Angeles: The fact that it can be 80 degrees in December.