Gill Branston is an Honorary Senior Lecturer and was Director of Undergraduate Studies in JOMEC.
She is the main author, with Roy Stafford, of The Media Student's Book 5th edition (2010) (Routledge) and its accompanying co-authored website - Media Student's Book. The book has been widely translated, including editions in Chinese, Italian, and Spanish.
In 2010-2011 she contributed to the AHRC Research NetworkSpectacular Environmentalisms: Celebrity, Media and the Environment, based in London (King's). Part of this was an article on re-thinking wildlife films: http://studyinggreen.wordpress.com/gill-branston. In 2011-2012 she wrote two Study Guides for the Film Agency for Wales about films they had co-produced—Resistance(2011) and We Went to War (2012). These will be available free as pdf, and from the Apple iBooks site in 2013. Her commentary article on the 2012 Olympics is in the JOMEC Journal, Nov. 2012 edition.
She is on the Board of Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, and Secretary of the charity Safer Birth in Chad saferbirthinchad.org which in 2011 was awarded a Wales Assembly grant as part of the Wales for Africa scheme.
Cinema(s) and environmental politics