Yasmin Jiwani Yasmin Jiwani is a professor in the Department of Communication Studies at Concordia University, Montreal. She is the author of Discourses of Denial:  Mediations of Race, Gender and Violence, (UBC Press, 2006) and lead editor of Girlhood, Redefining the Limits  (Black Rose Press, 2006).

Yasmin's work has appeared in Social Justice, Violence against Women, Canadian Journal of Communication, Journal of Popular Film & Television, the International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics, the Review of Education, Pedagogy and Cultural Studies, the Global Media Journal and in numerous anthologies. Her research interests include mediations of race, gender and violence in the context of war stories, reporting of sexual violence and femicide in the press, and representations of women of colour in popular and mainstream media.

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