Dr Eithne Quinn

Senior Lecturer

Full contact details
View graph of relations

Supervision information

Supervision areas

I welcome enquiries from prospective PhD students in the fields of

US race politics since the 1960s

US cultural industries

Race and representation in media, culture and the law

Hip hop culture

Popular culture and social justice (environmentalism; inequality; criminal justice; subcultures)


I have been lead supervisor on the following doctoral projects:

  • gendered social networks in Hollywood film (Dr Pete Jones)
  • philanthropy and Hollywood stardom (Dr Josh Gulam)
  • Ebony magazine (Dr James West)
  • US gang memoirs (Dr Jo Metcalf)
  • the black hair-care industry (Dr Carina Spaulding)
  • Chester Himes's detective fiction ( Dr Will Turner)
  • digital "death media" (Dr Mark Astley)
  • Star Trek audiences (Dr Lincoln Geraghty)

Student Theses