Current PhD students

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Here are some profiles of our current PhD students.

Assiya Amini

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Experiences of Loss in the Afghan Diaspora Community in London: Representing the Lost and Missing Narratives in Search for Peace

Oylun Apak

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Meta-activists of the Gezi Movement: A Study on the Cyber-evolved Activist

Rabea Berfelde

PhD Student
rberf001 (@gold.ac.uk)

In the Urban Factory. The Spatialisation of Human Capital

Silvia Carrasco

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Mind the gap: the lack of alignment between the way news are produced and how they are consumed by mobile audiences

Hong Chen

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Transnational Families and Digital Technologies: Parenting at a Distance Among Chinese Families

Thomas Chivers

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Media power, stakeholder pressure and the formation of media policy: A critical analysis of media policymaking in the United Kingdom

Morganne Conti

PhD Students
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Affective Ambivilance & the Construction of Subjectivity in Women Artists' Narratives

Ben Craggs

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Creating Life and Taking Lives: Identifying the Bios in Bioart

Natalie Dixon

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Mobile Story: A Travelling Cultural Romance

Chandra Frank

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Can the Archive Speak? Black and Brown Feminist/Queer Genealogies and the Politics of Pleasure

Judy Harris

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

The Wind in the Burlap Trees - Utopianism and the pro-filmic world in the work of Vachel Lindsay

David Heinemann

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

The Voice Fantasmatic: The Role Of Speech in the Cinematic Representation of Psychosis

Sandra Kazlauskaite

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

The Embodiment of Sound in Contemporary Audiovisual Art Gallery Spaces

Michael Klontzas

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Technology public policy as public service objective: The changing role of the BBC

Niels Ladefoged

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

The Narratives of Whistleblowing: Empowering Whistleblowers Through Participatory Action Research

Sasha Litvintseva

PhD Students
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Geological Filmmaking

Vince Medeiros

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

The Hypercommercialisation of Youth Media: Conflict, Agency & Models in a Post-Advertising World

Chantal Meng

PhD Students
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

LIGHT AT NIGHT: What is the matter of/with darkness?

Emilia Moisio

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Imagining reality: scientific imagery in the construction of perceptions of reality

Roberto Mozzachiodi

PhD Student
r.mozzachiodi (@gold.ac.uk)

The death of philosophy in Marx; Henri Lefebvre, Louis Althusser and Jacques Derrida.

Nada Mubarak

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Rebalancing Media Power: Themes of freedom of expression in Saudi online media

Christine Osei

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Black Star Rising: Exploring the Influence of Digital Activism on Contemporary Feminist Solidarity Movements in Urban, Accra, Ghana

Edwina Peart

PhD Students
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Musicking, the Voice & Listening Explored Through the Work of Reggae Artist Gregory Isaacs

Adrian C. Hillman

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Boardroom to Newsroom: How Corporate Decisions are Limiting the Flow of Political Communication

Shira Pinczuk

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Crossing the Live: The Concept of Border in Realistic Documentary Film-making

Anita Purcell-Sjolund

PhD Students
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

In the Wake of Captain Cook: (Re-)Imaging the Native in Ethnotainment Programmes of Pacific Tribes

Ariana Robey-Lawrence

PhD Student
medis-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Shaking Habits: Exploring feminist strategies of production, positioning, coalition, agency, and creative praxes among „Otherized“ contemporary electronic musicians, producers, and DJs

Aaron Santry

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Art after Control: Digitality and/as Resistance in Artists' Moving Image

Antje Scharenberg

PhD Student
medis-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

“Pro-European activism in (times of) crisis” - Investigating the mediated subjectivities, practices & politics of contemporary pro-European activism

Dervla Shannahan

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Ziyarat Practices in Contemporary Iraq & Inclusivity in Muslim Ritual Practices

Madaleine Grace Tillyard

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Gender, healing and health networks in the Caribbean: The Postcolonial Feminist Politics of Women's Health Online and Offline

Pentti Turunen

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Mekatilili - Activist media in support of traditional and indigenous knowledge

Lennaart Van Oldenborgh

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

The Raw and the Cut: Editing as a Form of Selective Forgetting

Sabrina Wilkinson

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Networks and gatekeepers: The politics of internet policy in Canada

James Williamson

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

The Mythology of the Bomb: Science Fiction Film & Theories of Meaning & Communication in the Early Cold War Period

Lana Wrightman

PhD Student
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Political Economies of PBS in the Digital Era: The Future of American Public Television