Katie Hoovestol

Katherine Hoovestol

MA Student


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Katie Hoovestol is a current Master’s student in Media Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. She earned her undergraduate degrees in Entertainment & Media Studies and German at the University of Georgia in 2021. Katie’s research focuses on industrially constructed television audiences across different modes of media distribution, specifically looking at how industry imperatives and shifts in measurement mechanisms from cable to streaming dictate how audiences and content are reconstituted.

Areas of Focus: fan studies, digital media, global media industries.