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Dr Eleftheria Lekakis

Post:Lecturer in Media And Communication (Media and Film)
Location:ARTS C C110B

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

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Eleftheria is a lecturer in media and communications whose research interests grow from the intersection of politics, economy and culture. Prior to joining the School in 2013, she was a Research Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Global Media and Democracy at Goldsmiths College, University of London and Visiting Scholar at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania. 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 is currently supervising a doctoral project on humanitarian communication (Rachel Tavernor) and would welcome proposals for projects on:

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


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



Lecturer in Media and Communications

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Co-director of the Public Culture Hub

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Editor of REFRAME ACTIVISM - contact me if you want to write for this.

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