Professor C. Kay Weaver

C. Kay Weaver

About C. Kay

Programme: Management Communication
Faculty: Waikato Management School

Recent Publications

  • Weaver, C. K. (2017). The conflation of activism and public relations: Questionable trajectories in critical public relations. In 67th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA): Interventions: Communication Research and Practice. Conference held at San Diego, USA.

  • Lockwood, S., Weaver, C. K., Munshi, D., & Simpson, M. (2016). The self-organising of youth volunteers during the Rena oil spill in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 50(1), 28-41. doi:10.1080/00288330.2015.1063515

  • Weaver, C. K. (2016). Who's is afraid of the big bad wolf?: Critical public relations as a cure for media studies' fear of the dark. In J. L'Etang, D. McKie, N. Snow, & J. Xifra (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Critical Public Relations (pp. 261-273). Routledge. Retrieved from

  • Weaver, C. K. (2016). Are we looking up to the right people? Overcoming leadership biases. In The National Higher Education Women’s Leadership Summit. Conference held Stamford Plaza, Auckland.

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