Media Industries is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that supports critical studies of media industries, institutions, and policies worldwide.

Current Issue: Vol. 6, No. 1


Production Perspectives on Audience Engagement: Community Building for Current Affairs Television

Marleen te Walvaart (University of Antwerp), Alexander Dhoest (University of Antwerp) and Hilde Van den Bulck (University of Antwerp)

Special Section: Gendered Media Production

This special section was edited by Skadi Loist (Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF) and Deb Verhoeven (University of Alberta, Edmonton).

Complex not Complicated: Gendered Media Industries in the Wake of #MeToo

Skadi Loist (Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF) and Deb Verhoeven (University of Alberta, Edmonton)

Gendered Production Culture in the German Film Industry

Skadi Loist (Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF) and Elizabeth Prommer (Universität Rostock)

Kim Kimble: Race, Gender, and the Celebrity Hairstylist

Priscilla Peña Ovalle (University of Oregon)

Re-Distributing Gender in the Global Film Industry: Beyond #MeToo and #MeThree

Deb Verhoeven (University of Alberta, Edmonton), Bronwyn Coate (RMIT University), and Vejune Zemaityte (Deakin University)


Reviews are edited by Nedda Ahmed and Shady Patterson at Georgia State University.

Book Review: Haunted: An Ethnography of the Hollywood and Hong Kong Media Industries

Review by Wesley Jacks (University of California, Santa Barbara)

Book Review: Media and Food Industries: The New Politics of Food

Review by Paula Arcari (RMIT University)

Book Review: Technologies of Consumer Labor: A History of Self-Service

Review by Matthew Hockenberry (New York University)

Book Review: TV Socialism

Review by Jeffrey Brassard (University of Alberta)