Jennifer Prough, Ph.D.
Mueller Hall 126
Ms Prough received her BA from Valparaiso University, MAs from the University of Chicago (social sciences) and the New School for Social Research (gender studies and feminist theory), and her PhD from Duke University in cultural anthropology. Her research interests are in the anthropology of media, Japanese studies, gender studies, and issues of globalization. Besides the CC Freshman Program, she teaches seminars on East Asian media and culture and Japanese Visual Cultures in the Chinese/Japanese Studies program, and anthropology in the Department of Sociology. Ms Prough is currently working on a book manuscript on the production of shojo manga (girls' comics) in contemporary Japan.
Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology - Duke University
Japanese Culture in Visual Media