Shani Orgad

Shani Orgad is Associate Professor at the Department of Media and Communications, LSE. She writes and teaches on media and cultural representation, gender, globalisation, suffering and humanitarianism. Her books include Storytelling Online: Talking Breast Cancer on the Internet (Peter Lang, 2005) and Media Representation and the Global Imagination (Polity, 2012). She has recently completed a monograph entitled Heading Home: Cultural Representations and Lived Experience of Women, Work and Family (Columbia University Press).