Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
- @New York City
New York City
Tue, Thu 12:10pm-1:40pm
PhD , Howard University , Washington, DC , 2010
Mass Communication & Media Studies
MA , University of Miami , Miami, FL , 2003
BA , Salisbury University , Salisbury, MD , 2001
Awards and Honors
- NYSCA Annual Conference , October 15, 2015 - Top Paper Award
Klein, A. G. (2017). Fanaticism, Racism, and Rage Online: Corrupting the Digital Sphere. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. , pages 200.
Klein, A. G. (2017). Negative Spaces: Terrorist attempts to erase cultural history and the critical media coverage. Media, War & Conflict.
Klein, A. G. (2017, February). How Online Hate Infiltrates Social Media and Politics. The Conversation. Republished in Salon. http://www.salon.com/2017/03/21/how-online-hate-infiltrates-social-media-and-politics_partner/
Klein, A. G. (2016). Threshold Event: Exploring a Commercial Sponsorship of LGBT Rights During the Sochi Olympics. (Special Issue on Social Science and the Olympic Games). Cogent Social Sciences.
Klein, A. G. (2016). Using the “Wife-Beater” Shirt to Teach about Hegemony and Counterhegemony. Communication Teacher.
Klein, A. G. (2016, November 7). In Trump, Extremism Found its Champion – And Maybe its Demise. The Conversation. Republished in Business Insider and Raw Story. http://www.businessinsider.com/trump-extremists-platform-demise-2016-11/
Klein, A. G. (2016, March 30). How Anonymous Hacked Donald Trump. The Conversation. Republished in The New Republic. http://newrepublic.com/article/132283/anonymous-hacked-donald-trump
Klein, A. G. (2015). Vigilante Media: Unveiling Anonymous and the Hacktivist Persona in the Global Press. Communication Monographs.
Klein, A. G. (2014). "Participatory Media Impact on the Arab Spring". In Kehbuma Langmia et al. (Eds.) Social Media: Pedagogy and Practice. Rowman & Littlefield.
Klein, A. G. (2012). Measuring Media Compliance and Divergence in the Nondemocratic Press System. Communication Monographs.
Klein, A. G. (2012). Slipping Racism into the Mainstream: A Theory of Information Laundering. Communication Theory.
Klein, A. G. (2010, June). A Space for Hate: The White Power Movement's Adaptation into Cyberspace. Sacramento, CA, USA: Litwin Books, LLC. , pages 220.
Klein, A. G. (2009). Characterizing “the Enemy”: Zionism and Islamism in the Iranian and Israeli Press. Communication, Culture & Critique.
Klein, A. G., Byerly, C. & McEachern, T. (2009). Counterframing Public Dissent: Analysis of Antiwar coverage in the U.S. Media. Critical Studies in Media Communication.
Klein, A. G. (2016, November 9). National Communication Association. Threshold Event: Exploring the Commercial Response to Gay Rights Amidst the Sochi Olympics”. Philadelphia, PA
Klein, A. G. (2015, October 17). New York State Communication Association (NYSCA) Annual Convention. Negative Spaces: Examining the Taliban's Attempts to Erase Cultural Sites. Callicoon, NY
Klein, A. G., Lassman, K. A., Cantarella, L. V., Dory, J. & Dwyer, C. (2015, May 14). The Pace Faculty Institute. Towards Technically Fluent Graduates. Pace University, New York, NY
Klein, A. G., Escalona, H. & Gelineau, R. (2015, January). Best Practices. “Combatting the Culture of Abuse: Students Teaching Students about Issues of Teen Dating Violence". Pace University , Westchester Campus
Klein, A. (2014, November 20). National Communication Association (NCA) Annual Convention. "Vigilante Media: Unveiling Anonymous and the Hacktivist Persona in the Global Press”. Chicago, IL
Klein, A. (2013, October 23). New York State Communication Association (NYSCA) Annual Convention. “A Comparative Content Analysis of YouTube Videos from the Green Revolution to the Arab Spring”. Ellenville, NY
Global Communication; News and American Politics; Social Movements & Cultural Conflicts; Propaganda and Hate Speech; Political-Economy of Media Systems
Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts
October 18 2017
Quoted, “Las Vegas shooting conspiracy theories now include the Illuminati and Antifa,” by Maria Perez.
Mother Jones [Magazine],
October 17 2017
Quoted/Interviewed, “Trump supporters are promoting insane conspiracy theories about the Vegas shooter,” by Bryan Schatz
Miami Herald [Newspaper],
August 15 2017
Quoted/Interviewed, “America's voice of white supremacy,” by Alex Harris
May 31 2017
Quoted/Interviewed, “To make your conspiracy theory legit, just find an 'expert,” by Emma Ellis
May 24 2017
Interviewed, “In the wake of College Park murder campuses confront a new wave of bigotry,” by Patrick Madden.
WAMC / Northeast Public Radion [Radio],
April 24 2017
Interviewed on “The Academic Minute” discussing how hate groups have taken their message online. https://academicminute.org/2017/04/adam-klein-pace-university-hate-groups-go-online/
April 20 2017
Quoted/Interviewed, "“Extremists' Meme Armies are turning into Militias,” by Emma Ellis.
March 12 2017
Quoted/Interviewed, “The Internet Protocols of the Elders of Zion,” by Emma Ellis
NPR's "The Takeaway" (WNYC) [Radio],
June 23 2015
On the rise of hate communities on the Internet as this subject related to the tragic shooting at a historic Black church in Charleston, SC, and the online influences of the 21-year-old shooter.
International Communication Association
National Communication Association
New York State Communication Association
Academic Resources Committee
Student Affairs Committee
Academic Resources Committee