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Anca Anton

Anca Anton

BA, MA (Bucharest, Faculty of Letters), MA (Bucharest, Faculty of Sociology)

Position: Visiting Doctoral Student (March - September 2011)

Email: anca.anton.ro@gmail.com

Telephone: +44(0)29 208 74509 or 00 40 745323737


Overview

Anca Anton is a Visiting Doctoral Student at Cardiff University School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies. Anca is visiting from the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Journalism and Communication Studies.

The focus of her research is Romanian popular culture, its products, traits, trends and how they can be studied. Her research paper aims at providing a theoretical frame for the study of popular culture in Romania. The field of popular culture is at its beginnings and there is only a handful of applied studies exploring the Romanian space; the theoretical papers are even scarcer.

Research Interests

Popular culture, subcultures, public relations

Teaching

2009-present: Corporate Public Relations, University of Bucharest (3rd year BA)
2009-present: NGO Public Relations, University of Bucharest (3rd year BA)
2008-2009: Interpersonal Communication, University of Bucharest (1st year BA)

Memberships

ECREA – European Communication Research and Education Association
MECCSA – Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Association

Supervisors

University of Bucharest: Professor Monica Spiridon
Cardiff University: Dr Paul Bowman