Collection Number: 40466

Collection Title: Jane D. Brown Papers, circa 1990-2010

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Size .5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 300 items)
Abstract Publications and presentations relating to UNC-Chapel Hill School of Journalism and Mass Communication faculty member Jane D. Brown's research on adolescent exposure to mass media portrayals of sex, violence, and drugs and alcohol; materials relating to her term, 1994-1997, as Chair of the Faculty Council at UNC-Chapel Hill; photographs, circa 1990s, of Jane D. Brown with members of the Faculty Council, students, and UNC-Chapel Hill administrators; annotated lectures and talks; and biographical materials.
Creator Brown, Jane D. (Jane Delano), 1950-
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Jane D. Brown Papers #40466, University Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Jane D. Brown in March 2016 (RT 20160309.1)
Sensitive Materials Statement
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Jane D. Brown was on the faculty of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 1977 until her retirement in 2012. Her research and writing focused on adolescent exposure to mass media portrayals of sex, violence, and drugs and alcohol. Brown was active in campus-wide committees and served as Chair of the Faculty Council from 1994 to 1997.

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Publications and presentations relating to Jane D. Brown's research on adolescent exposure to mass media portrayals of sex, violence, and drugs and alcohol; materials relating to her term, 1994-1997, as Chair of the Faculty Council at UNC-Chapel Hill; photographs, circa 1990s, of Jane D. Brown with members of the Faculty Council, students, and UNC-Chapel Hill administrators; annotated lectures and talks; and biographical materials.

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Contents list

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300 items.
Folder 1

Lectures, 1995-2008 #40466, Series: "Jane D. Brown Papers, circa 1990-2010." Folder 1

Annotated text of talks given by Jane D. Brown to campus and community groups.

Folder 2

Faculty Council materials, 1994-1997 #40466, Series: "Jane D. Brown Papers, circa 1990-2010." Folder 2

Correspondence, notes, and presentations related to Jane D. Brown's work on UNC-Chapel Hill Faculty Council.

Folder 3

Publications and presentations, 1997-2010 #40466, Series: "Jane D. Brown Papers, circa 1990-2010." Folder 3

Drafts, reprints, correspondence, and presentations, primarily related to Jane D. Brown's research and writing on the effects of mass media portrayals of violence and sexuality on teenage viewers. Also includes transcripts of Brown's testimony before government committees.

Folder 4

Biographical materials, 1995-2010 #40466, Series: "Jane D. Brown Papers, circa 1990-2010." Folder 4

CVs, tenure review materials, and correspondence related to Jane D. Brown's career at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Digital Folder DF-40466/1

"Carolina First 2/20/04 Student Pics" #40466, Series: "Jane D. Brown Papers, circa 1990-2010." DF-40466/1

Photographs, circa 1990s, of Jane D. Brown with members of the Faculty Council, students, and UNC-Chapel Hill administrators.

Powerpoint presentation.

Digital Folder DF-40466/2

Jane D. Brown and Michael Hooker at the end of Brown's tenure as UNC Faculty Chair, 1998 #40466, Series: "Jane D. Brown Papers, circa 1990-2010." DF-40466/2

Digital image.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Jennifer Coggins, March 2016

Encoded by: Jackie Dean, March 2016

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