2016.  Ph.D in Information and Communication Sciences obtained at the University of Toulouse 2 in France.

  • Thesis title: National Imaginaries and Transnational Flows: A Case study of the Hatke Cinema in India

  • Supervisors: Pierre Molinier and Claire Chatelet

  • Jury: Alain Kiyindou, Bruno Ollivier, Pierre Molinier and Claire Chatelet

2010. M.A. in Performing Arts and Communication obtained at the University of Toulouse 2

  • Dissertation title: An Independent Indian Cinema: A Comparative Study of a Transnational Cinema Between Diasporic and Non Diasporic Filmmakers.

  • Supervisor: Claire Chatelet

Blog Posts

    Upcoming Talks and Conferences

    June 2017.

    “See the World Through Women’s Eye: Korean Women Independent Cinema since the 2000s”, Paper accepted for the 6th Congress of Asian & Pacific Studies in Paris.

    July 2017.

    • “Korean vloggers and their “Life in South Korea”: Exploring the cultural perceptions of foreigners on contemporary Korea”, Paper accepted for the IACS Conference (Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Society) in Seoul

    • “Mediated intercultural communication in two Korean television variety shows: Abnormal Summit and My Neighbor Charles”, Paper accepted for ICAS 10 (International Convention for Asian Scholars) in July 2017 (Chiang Mai, Thailand)

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