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Marie-Louise Mares

Marie-Louise Mares

Expert on children and media, pro-social/educational TV, media use among older adults

Professor, communication arts College of Letters and Science Work: 608-263-2350 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Educational and prosocial TV for children
  • Children's comprehension of TV and learning
  • Children's racial/ethnic attitudes
  • Aging and media preferences


  • 2011-2012 Fellow, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
  • Affiliate, Institute on Aging, UW-Madison
  • Director, Center for Communication Research, UW-Madison