DAVID J VERGOBBI portrait
  • Associate Professor, Communication
801-581-3294

Presentations

  • David J. Vergobbi, “Keeping History in Our Curriculum: Incorporating Historical Material into Non-History Courses.” Competitive Panel Presentation. American Journalism Historians Association Annual Conference, October 2020. , Presented, 2020.
  • Glen Feighery and David J. Vergobbi, “Security, Economy, Society, and Complexity: White Newspaper Coverage of Race in the West During the 1860s.” Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression. November 2021. Received Faculty Award of Excellence. , Presented, 2021.
  • Glen Feighery and David J. Vergobbi, “Press Roles and Functions: Building Communities in the West, 1860-1866.” Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression. November 2020. This paper session was recorded for broadcast on C-SPAN. , Presented, 2020.
  • “Point of Transition: Quantifying Journalism’s Evolution from Frontier to Commercial Emphases.” Presented at the American Journalism Historians Association national conference, Oklahoma City, OK. , Presented, 2015.
  • "When Advocacy Animated a Party Press: The Coeur d'Alene Mining War of 1892." Presented at the American Journalism Historians Association national conference, St. Paul, MN. , Presented, 2014.
  • "Evolve or Die: Early Industrial Catalysts that Transformed Frontier Journalism." Presented at the Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication international conference, Montreal, Quebec. , Presented, 2014.

Publications

  • Glen Feighery & David J. Vergobbi (date unknown). “Chapter 3: Press Roles and Functions: Building Communities in the West.” In The View from the West: Newspapers and Civil War, Volume One.. Peter Lang Publishing. Accepted, .
  • David J. Vergobbi (date unknown). "Little Rock, India". American Journalism. Accepted, .
  • David J. Vergobbi (date unknown). "Little Rock, India.". American Journalism. Vol. 35:1, 1-10. Accepted, .
  • David J. Vergobbi (date unknown). Book Review, Bad News Travels Fast: The Telegraph, Libel, and Press Freedom in the Progressive Era, by Patrick C. File (Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press, 2019). Vol. 36:3. American Journalism. Accepted, .
  • David J. Vergobbi (date unknown). "Book Review: 1995: The Year the Future Began, by W. Joseph Campbell" (Oakland: U of Cal. Press, 2015). Vol. 43:1. Journalism History. Accepted, .