Lead researcher on
The Democracy Cookbook: Recipes to Renew Governance in Newfoundland and Labrador Aug 2016 - Nov 2017
Political Photography, Journalism, and Framing in the Digital Age: The Management of Visual Media by the Prime Minister of Canada Jan 2012
Masters of Our Own Destiny: The Nationalist Evolution of Newfoundland Premier Danny Williams Jan 2009
Voting in Newfoundland and Labrador: Turned off by Canadian Elections? Tune in to Canadian Idol! Jan 2007
Active Research Interests
Political branding and image management in Canada
Political marketing in Canadian provinces
Public policy in Newfoundland and Labrador
Past Research Interests
Marland, Alex (forthcoming). “If seals were ugly, nobody would give a damn: Propaganda, nationalism and political marketing in the Canadian seal hunt.” Journal of Political Marketing.
Marland, Alex (2012). "Political photography, journalism and framing in the digital age: The management of visual media by the prime minister of Canada." The International Journal of Press/Politics 17(2): 214-233.
Marland, Alex (2012). “Yes we can (fundraise): The ethics of marketing in fundraising.” In Routledge Handbook of Political Marketing, Jennifer Lees-Marshment, ed. (Routledge): 164-176.
Marland, Alex (lead editor), Thierry Giasson and Jennifer Lees-Marshment, eds. (2012). Political Marketing in Canada. Vancouver: UBC Press.
Marland, Alex (2011). "Constituency campaigning in the 2011 Canadian federal election". In The Canadian Federal Election of 2011, Jon H. Pammett and Christopher Dornan, eds. (Dundurn Press): 167-194.
Marland, Alex (2011). "Order, please!: Th
Emerging Research Interests
Political talk radio in island and post-colonial communities
House of Assembly
Canadian political parties