Professor Joseph D. Straubhaar – 26th September, 15.30 (p.m.)
Joe Straubhaar is the Amon G. Carter Sr., Centennial Professor of Communication in the Radio-Television-Film Dept. and Director of the Latino and Latin American Media Studies Program at the University of Texas at Austin. His current research concerns the global television, the BRICs, television in Brazil and Latin America, the digital divide in Brazil and Texas. He is co-author of Television in Latin America (BFI, 2013) and the author of World Television: From Global to Local (Sage Publications, 2007), and numerous journal articles and conference papers on these topics.