Yanick Rice Lamb
My scholarly research and creative activities focus on digital media in terms of employment, management, innovation, entrepreneurship, diversity and coverage of underserved communities and under-reported topics such as health disparities, environmental justice, other social issues and culture.
Creative and Published Works
“Multiple Sclerosis.” Health and Wellness for People of Color: An Encyclopedia of Issues, Problems and Solutions. Copeland, V.C., ed. Santa Barbara CA: ABC-CLIO/Greenwood (2019).
Lamb, Yanick Rice and Byerly, Carolyn. “Kerner @ 50: Looking Forward, Looking Back.” Kerner @ 50: Communication and the Politics of Race in the United States. Special issue of the Howard Journal of Communications. United Kingdom: Taylor & Francis Group (2019). https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10646175.2019.1627959
“All the News That Fits on Tablets: An Analysis of News Consumption and Best Practices,” AEJMC Council of Affiliates, Second Annual Industry Research Award, (August 2013). http://www.aejmc.org/home/2013/08/industry-research-2/
Lamb, Yanick Rice; Sturgis, Ingrid; and Fancher, Charles B., “Teaching Converged Media Through News Coverage of the 2008 US Presidential Election and Inauguration,” Asia Pacific Media Educator, 20, 2010, 91-102. Also available at: http://ro.uow.edu.au/apme/vol1/iss20/9
“Supplementing the News: An Industry-Based Description of Magazine Supplements in the Black Press 1950-2000,” Journal of Magazine and New Media Research (October 2009) https://aejmcmagazine.arizona.edu/Journal/Fall2009/Lamb.pdf
Byerly, Carolyn, and Lamb, Yanick Rice, eds. (2019) Kerner @ 50: Communication and the Politics of Race in the United States. Special issue of the Howard Journal of Communications. United Kingdom: Taylor & Francis Group. https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/uhjc20/30/4
Chapters in Books:
Abrahamson, D. and Prior-Miller, M., eds. (2015) The Routledge Handbook of Magazine Research: The Future of the Magazine Form: Research Perspectives and Prospects. New York: Peter Lang Publishing. Chapter 14, “Research Review: Communication and Consumer Lifestyle Behavior.” http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9781138854161/
Langmia, K., Tyree, T.C.M., O’Brien, P. and Sturgis, I., eds. (2013) Social Media: Pedagogy and Practice. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, Ltd.: “The Seven Sisters and Their Siblings Go Digital: An Analysis of Women’s Magazine Content on Websites, iPads and Cell Phones,” with Kendra Desrosiers, MBA https://rowman.com/ISBN/9780761861966/Social-Media-Pedagogy-and-Practice
Hamlet, J. and Means Coleman, R.R., eds. (2009) Fight the Power! The Spike Lee Reader. New York: Peter Lang Publishing Inc., “Spike Lee as Entrepreneur: Leveraging Forty Acres and a Mule,” pages 383-398. https://www.worldcat.org/title/fight-the-power-the-spike-lee-reader/oclc/228676592
“‘Motherless Brooklyn’ Blends Racism of 1950s New York With an Old-School Whodunit.” · https://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/motherless-brooklyn-blends-racism-1950s-new-york-old-school-whodunit-n1082456, Nov. 15, 2019
“50 Years After the Kerner Commission, Little Progress for People of Color in Media” http://www.womensmediacenter.com/news-features/50-years-after-the-kerner-commission-little-progress-for-people-of-color-in-media, March. 29, 2018
USA TODAY’s Black History Month Special Edition. History Comes Home. http://onlinestore.usatoday.com/black-history-month-2017-p18570.aspx
“I Am Not Your Negro; Shows James Baldwin as a ‘Witness’ Then and Now” https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/nation-now/2017/01/31/baldwin-witness-now/97285092/, Jan. 31, 2017
“Black History Month: Remembering Gwen Ifill” https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2017/02/18/black-history-month-remembering-gwen-ifill/97422124/, Feb. 18, 2017
“Oprah Winfrey and the Immortal Reach of Henrietta Lacks” http://www.womensmediacenter.com/feature/entry/oprah-winfrey-and-the-immortal-reach-of-henrietta-lacks, April 25, 2017
“African-American History Museum Does Justice to Women” http://www.womensmediacenter.com/feature/entry/museum-of-african-american-history, Oct. 28, 2016
“Hanging at LeBron’s High School: A Sweet Night for the Akron Faithful http://theundefeated.com/features/hanging-at-lebrons-high-school/, June 20, 2016
“Dealing With Dementia,” http://fierceforblackwomen.com/2014/11/11/dealing-with-dementia-a-sons-journey-in-caring-for-his-mother/, TheRoot.com and NPR’s http://www.nextavenue.org, Nov. 14, 2014.
“D.C. Mayor’s Wal-Mart Bill Veto Intensifies Minimum Wage,” Afro-American Newspapers, https://www.afro.com/d-c-mayors-wal-mart-bill-veto-intensifies-minimum-wage-debate/, Sept. 13, 2013
“Texas Leads U.S. in Execution of African Americans,” Afro-American Newspapers, · https://www.afro.com/texas-leads-u-s-in-execution-of-african-americans/, Aug. 7, 2013
“Day One: Supreme Court Health Reform Arguments, Afro-American Newspapers, http://www.afro.com/sections/news/national/story.htm?storyid=74501, March 26, 2012.
“Day Two: Supreme Court Mixed on Minimum Coverage Mandate, Afro-American Newspapers, http://afro.com/sections/news/national/story.htm?storyID=74504, March 27, 2012.
“Day Three: Supreme Court Wraps Up Arguments on Health Reform, Afro-American Newspapers, http://www.afro.com/sections/news/national/story.htm?storyID=74542, March 29, 2012.
“Stuck in the Hospital: Discharge Delays Leave Some Chronically Ill Patients Waiting Weeks and Months for Long-Term Care,” Heart & Soul magazine, June 2011. https://healthjournalism.org/blog/2011/10/why-are-some-patients-stuck-in-hospitals-for-wee
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