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Dr Eleftheria Lekakis

Post:Senior Lecturer In Media & Communication (Media and Film)
Location:ARTS C C110B
Email:E.Lekakis@sussex.ac.uk
Personal homepage:liquidliving.tumblr.com

Telephone numbers
Internal:7023
UK:01273 877023
International:+44 1273 877023

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Biography

Eleftheria joined the School of Media, Film and Music in 2013 as lecturer in media and communications. Her research interests grow from the intersection of politics, economy and culture.

She holds degrees in political science (BSc, University of Crete) and media and communications (MSc London School of Economics and PhD Goldsmiths College). In 2015, she was awarded the PGCertHE (University of Sussex) and Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.

She has been Research Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Global Media and Democracy at Goldsmiths College (University of London), as well as Visiting Scholar at the Annenberg School for Communication (University of Pennsylvania) and the Department of Letters, Philosophy, Communication (University of Bergamo)

She is currently supervising a doctoral project on humanitarian communication (Rachel Tavernor) and would welcome proposals for projects on:

  • promotional culture
  • political consumerism and consumer activism
  • media activism
  • communication for social change
  • media, nationalism and everyday life
  • popular culture and politics

For information on her research, click on the 'research' tab.

Role

Lecturer in Media and Communications

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Co-director of the Public Culture Hub

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