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Ms Tracy Bass

Senior Lecturer, convenor of the MA Filmmaking (Producing)
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Louise researches psychology, individuals and mass media, particularly regarding gender, sexual orientation and disability.

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Lina Dencik

Professor and University Research Leader in AI Justice
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Lina researches the relationship between digital media and social change with a focus on the politics of data and AI

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Dr Omega Douglas

Lecturer in Media, Communications and Cultural Studies
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Race, diversity, journalism, and the role of diasporic communities and international institutions in global communicatio

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Bruce Ingman

Convenor of the MA in Children's Literature: Children's Illustration
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Dr Akanksha Mehta

Lecturer in Gender, Race and Cultural Studies
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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
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Rachel's research covers early film history and theory, specifically the historical and contemporary avant-garde.

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Hung Nguyen

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

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Richard Shannon

Lecturer, Convenor MA Radio
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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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Larry Sider

Senior Lecturer in Sound Recording and Design
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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
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Gareth is currently working on questions of world cinema, media and politics and environmental change.

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Nathaniel Tkacz

Associate Co-Head of the Department
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Nate's research focuses on the culture and politics of digital media, with a focus on apps, data and interfaces.

Dr Milly Williamson

Senior Lecturer, co-convenor of the BA in Anthropology and Media, convenor of the BA in Promotional Media
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Milly's interest is the relationship between the media and citizenship and the means by which groups are marginalised.