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Andrea L. Guzman

Assistant Professor

Research Profile

(Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago)

Specialty: Human-Machine Communication, Automated Journalism, Intersection of Artificial Intelligence and Communication, Media Framing of Technology



Kopenhaver Center Fellow. (2017). Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication.

Latest Publications

  • Guzman, A. L. (Ed.). (In Process). Human-Machine Communication: Rethinking communication, technology, & ourselves. In S. Jones (Series Ed.), Digital Formations Series. PeterLang. (Expected publication, 2018).
  • Guzman, A. L. (In Press). Beyond extraordinary: Theorizing artificial intelligence and the self in daily life. In Z. Papacharissi (Ed.), A networked self: Human augmentics, artificial intelligence, sentience (Vol. 5). Routledge.
  • Guzman, A.L. (2017). Making AI safe for humans: A conversation with Siri. In R.W. Gehl and M. Bakardjieva (Eds.), Socialbots: Digital media and the automation of sociality.
  • Guzman, A.L. (2016). The messages of mute machines: Human-Machine Communication with industrial technologies. Communication +1. 
  • Guzman, A. L. (2015). Evolution of news frames during the 2011 Egyptian Revolution: Critical discourse analysis of Fox News’s and CNN’s Framing of Protesters, Mubarak, & the Muslim Brotherhood. Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, 1-19, doi 10.1177/1077699015606677.


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Mehdi Semati
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