Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Owens Patton, T. & Snyder-Yuly, J. (2012). “Roles, rules and rebellions: Creating the
carnivalesque through judges’ behaviors on America’s Next Top Model.” Communication Studies 2012 Special Issue: New Directions in Critical Television Studies, 63(3), 364-384.

Owens Patton, T. & Snyder-Yuly, J. (2007). “Any four black men will do: Rape, race, and the ultimate scapegoat.” Journal of Black Studies 37(6), 859-895.

Book Chapter
Owens Patton, T. & Snyder-Yuly, J. (2016). “The ‘Tyra Tyrade’: Reinforcing the
sapphire through online parody.” In D. Allison (Ed). Black women’s portrayals on reality television: The new sapphire. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group.


Gehl, R. & Snyder-Yuly, J. (2016). The need for social media alternatives. Democratic Comminuqué, 27(1). Available:

Snyder-Yuly, J. (February 4, 2016). An interview with Kyle Farwell and Keefer Rourke. Social Media Alternatives Project. Available:

Snyder-Yuly, J. & Owens Patton, T. (January 11, 2012). “Re-envisioning Bakhtin’s carnivalesque through America’s Next Top Model.” In Media Res. Available:

Snyder-Yuly, J. (1999). So, what is the Iowa Straw Poll? Available:

Under Review

Kinney, T., Martinez, S., & Snyder-Yuly, J. (Revise and Resubmit) Cultivating graduate writing groups as communities of practice: A tool kit. Praxis

Doctoral Work

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