Andrew McLaughlin

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Biography

Andrew has been teaching in higher education for five years in the areas of media production and communication studies. Andrew’s scholarship interests include practice and theory of documentary filmmaking, alternative media, critical cultural studies, and political economy of communication and media.

As a filmmaker, Andrew has produced two short documentary films that have screened at conferences and film festivals, including Pop Culture Association/American Culture Association and the SOJC’s What is Documentary? conference in 2014.

As a US Army veteran, Andrew’s past and current research projects include analyzing the intersection military culture, representation, commodification, and the general political economy of veterans in media.

Education

MA, Eastern Illinois University, 2013
BA, Eastern Illinois University, 2010

Research