Dr. Dafna Lemish, Professor of Communication at Tel Aviv University, editor of the Journal of Children and Media, and visiting scholar at CMCH, was recently notified that she will be the recipient of the first Teresa Award for the Advancement of Feminist Scholarship.
Lemish was chosen for her important contributions to the advancement of feminist scholarship, her ability to open new theoretical and methodological territory in feminist research, and her activism within academia to advance feminist scholarship. Her research, can be found in 8 books, 37 refereed journal articles, and more than 40 book chapters.
She will be presented with the award at a reception at the International Communication Association Conference in Chicago this May.
Here is a video interview with Dr. Lemish about her work: