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Dr Daisy Asquith

Senior Lecturer, convenor of the MA Filmmaking (Screen Documentary)
d.asquith (@gold.ac.uk)

Daisy is a documentary filmmaker with 20 years’ experience making films for the BBC, Channel 4 and the BFI.

Ms Tracy Bass

Senior Lecturer, convenor of the MA Filmmaking (Producing)
t.bass (@gold.ac.uk)

An independent producer, Tracy has won international awards and a BAFTA nomination for her film CARE.

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Ceiren Bell

Lecturer, convenor of the Integrated Degree in Media and Communications
c.bell (@gold.ac.uk)

A graduate from our BA Media and Communications, Ceiren is a freelance animator and convenes our Integrated Degree.

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Dr Clea Bourne

Senior Lecturer, convenor of the MA in Promotional Media: Public Relations, Advertising and Marketing
c.bourne (@gold.ac.uk)

Clea’s main research interest is in financial markets and how they are mediated in global and local discourses.

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Dr James Burton

Lecturer in Cultural Studies and Cultural History
j.burton (@gold.ac.uk)

James examines areas of cultural theory, science fiction, post-humanism, ecology and theories of fiction.

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Dr Sarah Cefai

Lecturer in Gender, Sexuality and Cultural Studies
s.cefai (@gold.ac.uk)

Dr Sarah Cefai specialises in affect studies vis-à-vis the critical and social epistemologies of feminism, queer theory and cultural studies.

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Dr Louise Chambers

Lecturer, co-convenor of the MA Gender, Media and Culture
l.chambers (@gold.ac.uk)

Louise researches psychology, individuals and mass media, particularly regarding gender, sexual orientation and disability.

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Dr Omega Douglas

Lecturer in Media, Communications and Cultural Studies
omega.douglas (@gold.ac.uk)

Race, diversity, journalism, and the role of diasporic communities and international institutions in global communicatio

Becky Gardiner

Senior Lecturer, co-convenor of the MA in Journalism
b.gardiner (@gold.ac.uk)

Becky has been a journalist since 1990, working mainly as an editor in both print and digital media.

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Bruce Ingman

Convenor of the MA in Children's Literature: Children's Illustration
b.ingman (@gold.ac.uk)

Bruce is a writer and illustrator of children’s literature with interests in picture books and graphic novels.

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Dr Feyzi Ismail

Lecturer in Global Policy and Activism, Co-convenor of MA Postcolonial Culture and Global Policy
f.ismail (@gold.ac.uk)

Feyzi’s research interests include social movement strategy and organising, and the links between labour, politics and global development.

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Andrew Kingham

Senior Lecturer in Interactive Media and Illustration, co-convenor of the BA in Media and Communications
a.kingham (@gold.ac.uk)

Andrew works across the areas of illustration, animation, interactive media, photography and graphic design.

Terry Kirby

Senior Lecturer, co-convenor of the BA in History and Journalism and co-convenor of the MA in Journalism
t.kirby (@gold.ac.uk)

After a long career in journalism, Terry co-convenes both the MA Journalism programme, on which he has taught for more than a decade and the recently launched the BA History and Journalism programme

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Ellie Levenson

A practising journalist and author, Ellie has written features and comment for most national newspapers, as well as consumer and business to business magazines and websites.

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Linda Lewis

Senior Lecturer, convenor of the MA in Television Journalism
linda.lewis (@gold.ac.uk)

Linda is an award-winning broadcaster has worked in TV, radio, print and online, spending over 20 years with BBC news.

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Jacob Love

Jacob is an artist of photography, film, installation and dance, focussing on photography when encountered by bodies.

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Gerry McCulloch

Senior Lecturer in Film Practice, convenor of the MA Filmmaking (Cinematography)
g.mcculloch (@gold.ac.uk)

Gerry is an award-winning cinematographer, photographer and visual artist with a specialist interest in pre-verbal narrative.

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Dr Akanksha Mehta

Lecturer in Gender, Sexuality and Cultural Studies
a.mehta (@gold.ac.uk)

Dr Mehta is a lecturer in Gender, Sexuality, and Cultural Studies and the co-director of the Centre for Feminist Research at Goldsmiths.

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Dr Rachel Moore

Lecturer in International Media, convenor of the MA in Film and Screen Studies
r.o.moore (@gold.ac.uk)

Rachel's research covers early film history and theory, specifically the historical and contemporary avant-garde.

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Ms Kate Morris

Lecturer in Journalism, convenor of the BA in Journalism
k.morris (@gold.ac.uk)

Kate is a news journalist with over 15 years' experience on local, regional and national publications.

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Hung Nguyen

Lecturer in Digital Journalism
h.nguyen (@gold.ac.uk)

Hung specialises in digital content strategy and has worked for the BBC attracting millions of audience members.

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Philip Palmer

Senior Lecturer, Creative Writing and Screenwriting
p.palmer (@gold.ac.uk)

Philip Palmer is a creative writing practitioner with extensive experience in TV, film, novels and radio.

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Nigel Perkins

Lecturer in Communications, convenor of the MA in Photography: The Image and Electronic Arts
media-comms (@gold.ac.uk)

Nigel co-ordinated undergraduate courses and produced photography and video for clients and exhibitions internationally.

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Dr Anamik Saha

Senior Lecturer, Co-Convenor of the MA Race, Media and Social Justice
a.saha (@gold.ac.uk)

Anamik researches race and media with a particular focus on the cultural industries and issues of ‘diversity’.

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Richard Shannon

Lecturer, Convenor MA Radio
r.shannon (@gold.ac.uk)

Richard Shannon is the Co-Convenor of the MA in Radio and Module Leader for the Producer pathway in the MA in Musical Theatre at Goldsmiths, University of London.

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Dr Shela Sheikh

Lecturer, convenor of the MA in Postcolonial Culture and Global Policy and the MPhil/PhD in Cultural Studies
shela.sheikh (@gold.ac.uk)

Shela's research draws on continental philosophy, post- and de-colonial studies, and environmental humanities.

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Larry Sider

Senior Lecturer in Sound Recording and Design
l.sider (@gold.ac.uk)

Larry Sider is the Convenor for MA Filmmaking (Sound Recording, Post-Production and Design) and has been a sound designer, recordist and film editor for over thirty years in documentary, animation and fiction filmmaking.

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Dr Gareth Stanton

Senior Lecturer in Communications, convenor of the MPhil/PhD in Media and Communications
g.stanton (@gold.ac.uk)

Gareth is currently working on questions of world cinema, media and politics and environmental change.

Dr Milly Williamson

Senior Lecturer, co-convenor of the BA in Anthropology and Media, convenor of the BA in Promotional Media
milly.williamson (@gold.ac.uk)

Milly's interest is the relationship between the media and citizenship and the means by which groups are marginalised.

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Alison Winch

Lecturer in Promotional Media
a.winch (@gold.ac.uk)

Alison looks at connections between gendered intimacy and power in digital cultures, as well as how brands use discourse

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