Media Talks: "Doing Ethnography At 'Home': Ethnic and Religious Conflict, and Global Flows of Media in India"
Date: August 3, 2016
Place: santralistanbul Campus, E4-101
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Ruma Sen (Ramapo College of New Jersey)
Media Talks are organized by İstanbul Bilgi University Department of Media.
Ruma Sen is Professor of Global Communication and Media at Ramapo College of New Jersey. She is a feminist ethnographer whose research areas include globalization and transnational migration, and the impact of race, class and ethnicity on identity constructions. Her recent publications focus on re-reading nation and masculinity in the South Asian diaspora, and on Bollywood as a paradigm for global Indian identity.