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Southern Illinois University



Eileen Meehan Ph.D.

Emeritus Faculty, Radio, Television, and Digital Media

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Ph.D. at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983


Eileen R. Meehan, Ph.D., is a full professor and the author of Why TV Is Not Our Fault. Her research has been published in such journals as Critical Studies in Media and CommunicationInternational Journal of Media and Cultural PoliticsJournal of Communication, and Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media.


Political economy of the media, cultural studies, mass communications history, critical communications research.