Popular Culture & Covid-19

08/12/2020

UCD Discovery is delighted to invite you to join thought leader Diane Negra, Professor of Film Studies and Screen Culture at
University College Dublin
 (UCD), on UCD Discovery's Zoom for Thought 15-min chat series on;

 

Tuesday, December 8th @ 2 pm IST 

where she will discuss:

"Popular Culture and Covid-19"

 

Join the UCD Discovery Zoom for Thought chat via zoom -  https://ucd-ie.zoom.us/j/84938080838

 

The event kicks off at 2 pm sharp and finishes at 2.15 pm.

 

Biography

Diane Negra is Professor of Film Studies and Screen Culture at University College Dublin.  A member of the Royal Irish Academy, she has served as Guest Professor at Brown University, the Free University of Berlin, the University of Reims and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. 

She is the author, editor or co-editor of ten books including What a Girl Wants?: The Reclamation of Self in Postfeminism (2008), The Irish in Us: Irishness, Performativity and Popular Culture (2006),  Extreme Weather and Global Media (2015) and The Aesthetics and Affects of Cuteness (2016). In 2021 she will publish two new books: Shadow of a Doubt  and Imagining "We" in the Age of "I:" Romance and Social Bonding in Contemporary Culture. 

Professor Negra serves as Co-Editor-in-Chief of Television and New Media and Chair of the Irish Fulbright Commission.