Maye's research interests include the law of commercial speech and the role of visual communications in shaping public policy.
Faculty and Staff
Carmen Maye, J.D., Ph.D.
|Department:||School of Journalism and Mass Communications
College of Information and Communications
School of Journalism and Mass Communications
B.A., University of North Carolina
Ph.D., University of South Carolina
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law
Before law school, Carmen Maye worked in public relations and advertising, most recently for a major South Carolina healthcare provider. She also has experience in employee communications, telecommunications marketing and sports information.
Maye, who teaches courses in media law and advertising, believes students' classroom experience should inform their roles as both members of the workforce and society
Moore, R.L., Maye, C., and Collins, E.L. (2011). Advertising and public relations law (2nd ed.), Mahwah, NJ: Taylor & Francis.
Maye, C. (Updated 2012). The law and creativity: Making sure your great idea is a good idea. In Creative Strategy in Advertising (pp. 274-289). (Drewniany, B.L. and Jewler, A.J., Eds). Wadsworth.
Telleen, M., Maye, C. and Collins, E. (2012, August). Surveying the post-apocalyptic landscape: Campaign-finance reform and free speech after citizens united. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Chicago, IL.
Maye, C. (2011, August). What path, advertising framing? Tracing the travels of framing through the advertising journals, 1996-2010. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, St. Louis, MO.
Maye, C. (2010, August). The fetus, the football game and the First Amendment: How Roe v. Wade possibly beget Justice Harry A. Blackmun’s free-speech jurisprudence. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Denver, CO.
Board of Directors, Columbia Design League, an affiliate of the Columbia Museum of Art.
Away from the office, Maye enjoys tennis and cooking.