PhD candidate, Culture, Media and Creative Industries, King's College London
Shir Shimoni is a second year PhD student in the Department of Culture, Media and Creative Industries at King’s College University of London. Her research explores the question of ageing, subjectivity and cultural representation.
More specifically, drawing on a range of cultural and feminist theorists – alongside thinkers who unpack the operations of neoliberalism from both a theoretical and empirical perspective – her research gives an account of the kinds of messages older women are receiving across various media and cultural sites, as well as the kinds of social policies being developed, which specifically address this population.
Jun 14, 2021 00:38 am UTC| Health
The UK public cares deeply about injustices. In the first few months of 2021, thousands of people took to the streets demanding much-needed social changes, from Black Lives Matter to Kill the Bill protests against the...