Kathy Newman-Carnegie Mellon News - Carnegie Mellon University

Kathy Newman

Associate Professor of English

Kathy NewmanKathy 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

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