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Assistant Professor of Media Studies

Viveca Greene

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Viveca Greene
Assistant Professor of Media Studies
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Viveca Greene
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Professor Greene will be on sabbatical leave for spring 2016.
Viveca Greene, assistant professor of media studies, earned a Ph.D. from the communication department at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In 2003, Viveca received the university's highest teaching honor: The Distinguished Teaching Award. She holds an Ed.M. from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education and a B.A. from the University of California at Santa Cruz.

Professor Greene is co-editor (with Ted Gournelos) of A Decade of Dark Humor: How Comedy, Irony, and Satire Shaped Post-9/11 America (University Press of Mississippi, 2011) and her work has appeared in The Nation, In Media Res, and We the Media: A Citizen's Guide to Fighting for Media Democracy.

She teaches courses in consumer culture, popular culture, audience research, and media studies.

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