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Dr Maria Kyriakidou

Dr Maria Kyriakidou

Lecturer

School of Journalism, Media and Culture

Email:
kyriakidoum@cardiff.ac.uk
Location:
Two Central Square, Central Square, Cardiff, CF10 1FS

Maria Kyriakidou is a Lecturer at the School of Journalism, Media and Culture. 

Her research engages with the relationship between media and globalisation, with a particular focus on the mediation of distant suffering and global crises. Her current research focuses on the mediation of the European 'refugee crisis'. She has published work on audience engagement with distant disasters, the media coverage of the Euro crisis, and global media events. 

She is the vice-chair of the ECREA Communication and Democracy Section and of the new Temporary Working Group on the Ethics of Mediated Suffering.  

Maria teaches BA modules on media, globalisation and journalism, and an MA module on media theory.

Before joining Cardiff, Maria was a lecturer in Media, Cultural Politics and Communications at the University of East Anglia. She holds an MSc in Social and Public Communication and a PhD in Media and Communications from the London School of Economics. 

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