Irena Carpentier Reifova

Irena Carpentier Reifova, Ph.D, is a lecturer and researcher at Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Media Studies. She is a research coordinator and teaches courses on critical media theories, cultural studies and media audiences. Her major scholarly interests are in television popular culture; with a special focus on Czechoslovak and Czech serial television fiction. She is a co-author of a student book on quantitative content analysis, editor of Dictionary of Media Communication, and translates media studies works from English. She is also a lecturer at ECREA Media and Communication Doctoral Summer School.