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Dr. Sharon Shahaf

Assistant Professor of Communication


Sharon Shahaf  

Office:  740, One Park Place South

Phone:  (404) 413-5774




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Moving Image Studies (Ph.D.)

Film, Video, Digital (MA)

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Sharon Shahaf

Assistant Professor.

Sharon Shahaf (PhD UT Austin; BA and MA Tel Aviv University) specializes in global television studies. Her research interests include

Israeli television, global television formats and post-Zionist critique. She is the co-editor of Global Television Formats: Understanding

Television across Borders (Routledge, 2011). Her articles and monographs appeared in Westminster Papers in Communication

and Culture, Flow, and In Media Res. Her current book project examines the emergence of reality television in Israel as a way to

understand the genre’s global dynamics as well as Israeli television’s globalization.


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