Media Studies research students
Get to know our Media Studies students and gain an insight into their research.
Students are listed alphabetically under their respective degrees.
MA in Media Studies
Thesis title: 'Stranger Things: Complex Serial, Complex Industry - The Economic, Cultural, and Textual Repercussions of Internet-Distributed Networks in Television's 'Multiplatform' Era'
Supervisor: Trisha Dunleavy
Thesis title: 'Click-off. How digital has disrupted New Zealand sports journalism'
Supervisor: Peter Thompson
PhD in Media Studies
Thesis title: 'The Manufacture of Disconnection'
Thesis title: 'Dis/missing in Action: Memory and Dis/b/order'
Thesis title: 'The role of photographs in constructing ideas about refugees in New Zealand'
Thesis title: 'Identifying Anonymous: Subjectivity, Identity and the Virtual'