Associate Professor of EnglishKathy Newman is a popular and mass culture expert primarily interested in the relationship between television, film, radio and print media and social and political formations. Her research focuses on:
- Explaining mass culture.
- Contemporary television and reality programming.
- The history of television and radio.
- Controversies surrounding gender, race, ethnicity and class in contemporary popular culture.
- Parenting – popular culture representations and cultural controversies.
Media contact: Email Shilo Rea or call her at 412-268-6094