Baldasty, Gerald J.

Gerald J. Baldasty is professor and chair in the Department of Communication at the University of Washington, and adjunct professor of Women Studies and of American Ethnic Studies. He is the author of three books, including The Commercialization of News in the Nineteenth Century (Wisconsin, 1992) and Vigilante Newspapers: A Tale of Sex, Religion, and Murder in the Northwest (Washington, 2005).