Fulbrighter lecture: Professori Michele Hilmes: Cultural Contagion? Towards a Cultural Economy of Transnational Media.

Michele Hilmes: "Cultural Contagion? Towards a Cultural Economy of Transnational Media."

23rd January 2014

16:00-18:00 in the Main Building (Unioninkatu 34) auditorium XVI (aud XVI, on 4th floor)

Michele Hilmes is Professor of Media and Cultural Studies in the Department of Communication Arts at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her work focuses on media history and historiography, particularly in the areas of transnational me-dia and sound studies. She is the author or editor of several books in this field, including Radio Voices: American Broad-casting 1922-1952 (1997), Network Nations: A Transnational History of British and American Broadcasting (2011), Only Connect: A Cultural History of Broadcasting in the United States (4th edition, 2013), and Radio’s New Wave: Global Sound in the Digital Era, co-edited with Jason Loviglio (2013). She is a 2013-14 Fulbright Research Scholar at the University of Nottingham, England and is visiting Finland on an Inter-Country Travel Grant.

Sponsored by Department of World Cultures and the Fulbright Center in Finland.

Poster (pdf)

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