Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief: Dr Holger Briel

Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University United International College (UIC)

Professor Holger BRIEL is Dean of UIC’s Division of Culture and Creativity. He holds a PhD in Cultural Theory from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, an MA in Comparative Literature from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a BA in English and German from Eberhardt-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Germany. A portion of his graduate studies was also undertaken at the Université de Paris, Sorbonne. Previously, Dr Briel has taught at New York University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Aristotle University Thessaloniki, the University of Innsbruck, the University of Surrey, Indiana State University and Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University. He has held numerous Visiting Professorships and lectured at Oxford University, UC Berkeley, CUNY, Ateneo de Manila, the National University of Malaysia, the National University of Singapore, Universität Rostock and many others. He has published copiously in media and cultural studies, philosophy, the social sciences, and international management studies and remains active a as journalist for several international newspapers.

He has taught at several universities in the past, including UGSM-Monarch Business School (Switzerland), the Department of Communications & Media Studies at the University of Nicosia (Cyprus), the University of Innsbruck (Austria), the New York University Skopje (Macedonia), where he held Vice-Rector and Deanship positions, Aristotle University Thessaloniki and the University of Athens (Greece), and the University of Surrey (UK). Over the years he has been the recipient of many research grants and fellowships and is a well-published academic with many books, book chapters and peer-reviewed articles in the area of cultural studies. He is also a member of the EU Council for Higher Education and a member of the IAFOR International Academic Advisory Board.

Email: publications@iafor.org

Executive Editor: Dr Joseph Haldane

The International Academic Forum (IAFOR), Japan

Joseph Haldane is the Chairman and CEO of IAFOR. Dr Haldane holds a PhD from the University of London in 19th-century French Studies, and has had full-time faculty positions at the University of Paris XII Paris-Est Créteil (France), Sciences Po Paris (France), and Nagoya University of Commerce and Business (Japan), as well as visiting positions at the French Press Institute in the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas (France), The School of Journalism at Sciences Po Paris (France), and the School of Journalism at Moscow State University (Russia).

Email: publications@iafor.org

Editorial Advisory Board

Dr Senka Anastasova
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje
Dr Senka Anastasova is a professor of Aesthetics and Political Philosophy at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, and a Visiting fellow at the University of California Berkeley, Gender and Women’s Studies Department. She is a philosopher, socialist feminist, theoretician, associate professor in Philosophy and Political Philosophy at Ss. Cyril & Methodius University. She is author of the New Hypatia Feminist Documentary ‘Gathering Feminist Voices in Time of Covid-19’ (together with Bonnie Mann and Brooke Burns), CUP (2021). She is a member of the Hypatia Journal of Feminist Philosophy International Advisory Board. She teaches: Philosophy, Philosophy and Aesthetics, Political Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Feminist Social Philosophy. Areas of interest include Feminist Political Economy, Philosophy of Culture/Subculture, Philosophy of Feminist Film Documentary, Aesthetics and Politics, Philosophy of Radical Cultural Studies, Socialist Feminism, Left Feminism, Methodology and Epistemology of Social Sciences, Post Colonialism, Cinematic Thinking, Political and Social Theory. Her current philosophy books and investigations are familiar with leftist post-feminism, feminist political economy (Nancy Fraser), post-feminist politics, socialism, social reproduction, and economy motivated against capitalism, gender gaps, world bank economic forum, critical concepts of capitalist post-identity crisis, and globally related questioning (anti)capitalism. She is the author of two theoretical books: Theory of Narration: Christa Wolf and Dubravka Ugresic (Political Concepts) (2007) and Theory of Popular Culture. Introduction to Cultural Studies (2012). New upcoming book: Political Narratosophy (2022)
Email: senkaanastasova@gmail.com

Dr Yasue Arimitsu
Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan
Email: yasuearimitsa@gmail.com

Dr Sue Ballyn
Professor Emerita at University of Barcelona, Spain
Email: sueballyn@ub.edu

Dr Gaurav Desai
University of Michigan, USA
Email: desaig@umich.edu
Dr Gerard Goggin
University of Sydney, Australia
Email: gerard.goggin@sydney.edu.au

Dr Florence Graezer-Bideau
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Email: florence.graezerbideau@epfl.ch

Dr Donald E. Hall
Lehigh University, USA
Email: donald.hall@rochester.edu

Dr Stephen Hutchings
University of Manchester, UK
Email: Stephen.Hutchings@manchester.ac.uk

Dr Eirini Kapsidou
Independent Scholar, Belgium
Email: eirinikapsidou@gmail.com

Dr Graham Matthews
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Email: gmatthews@ntu.edu.sg

Dr Eleni Meletiadou
London Metropolitan University, UK

Dr Eleni Meletiadou is a Senior Lecturer in Business and Management in the Guildhall School of Business and Law. She’s an enthusiastic scholar of inclusive educational assessment, diversity and inclusion, leadership, human resource management, peer learning and mentoring, plus writing. Eleni is also an award-winning researcher and adviser with more than 20 years of international experience.She acts as a senior reviewer and member of the Editorial Board of several international academic journals. She is a London enterprise adviser, an Athena Swan mentor and a Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) steps ahead mentor & ambassador. She is also an expert member of the European Association for Language Testing and Assessment.
Email: e.meletiadou@londonmet.ac.uk

Dr Baden Offord
Curtin University, Australia
Email: baden.offord@curtin.edu.au

Dr Tace Hedrick
University of Florida, USA
Email: thedrick@english.ufl.edu

Dr Christiaan De Beukelaer
University of Melbourne, Australia
Email: christiaan.debeukelaer@unimelb.edu.au

Dr Katy Khan
University of South Africa, South Africa
Email: khatijabibi.khan@gmail.com

Editorial Assistant

Andy Lihua Chen
PhD candidate, HKBU, PRC


Kenneth C.
IAFOR Journals Administrator
Email: journals.admin@iafor.org

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