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Dr. Beretta E. Smith-Shomade

 Associate Professor 

 Dr. Constance J. Balides



Education

University of California, Los Angeles, PhD

 

Courses

Media Literacy/Media Education (SL option)
Spike Lee and Black Cultural Production
Media Analysis
Introduction to Television
Advanced Television Studies

 

Research Interests

Television and Film Studies (Critical, Cultural, and Industrial)
Representations of Race, Gender, and Class
Black Diaspora
Religion and Media
Documentary Media Production

 

Selected Publications

* Editor, Watching While Black: Centering the Television of Black Audiences (Rutgers UP, 2013)
* Pimpin' Ain't Easy: Selling Black Entertainment Television (Routledge UP, 2007)
* Shaded Lives: African American Women and Television (Rutgers UP, 2002)

 

 

Contact

Email: drbess@tulane.edu
Phone: (504) 862-3036
Fax: (504) 862-3040
Office: 437 Newcomb Hall

 

Address

Tulane University
Department of Communication
219 Newcomb Hall
New Orleans, LA 70118

 


 

 

Communication Dept., Tulane U., 219 Newcomb Hall, 1229 Broadway, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5730 comminfo@tulane.edu