Kristina Brüning

Kristina Brüning is a PhD candidate in media studies at UT Austin. In her doctoral work, Kristina combines media industry studies with feminist media studies. Her dissertation explores the gendered labor and experiences of working actors in the social media/streaming era. She currently serves as he graduate student representative for the Society for Cinema and Media Studies and has published articles in Feminist Media Studies, Television & New Media, and Media Industries Journal.

Areas of Focus: creative labor, media industries, feminist media studies, identity & representation