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Doctor Eleonora Sammartino

Dr Eleonora Sammartino

Teaching Fellow

Research interests

  • Hollywood musical
  • Popular genres in US film and media
  • Postfeminism and Popular Feminism in contemporary media

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Eleonora Sammartino is a Teaching Fellow in Film Studies at the University of Southampton, where she teaches at all levels of Film's BA and MA programmes. Her research interests focus on US film and media through the prism of popular genres, in particular the musical; the relationship between feminisms and contemporary media cultures; star and celebrity studies, with an emphasis on the cultural politics of identity; and gendered representation and creative labour. Eleonora is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (Advance HE).

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